Gurudas Dasgupta

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Gurudas Dasgupta
In office
1985-1991, 2004-2014
Constituency Ghatal
Personal details
Born (1936-11-03) 3 November 1936 (age 78)
Barisal, Bangladesh
Political party CPI
Spouse(s) Jayasri Das Gupta
Children 1 daughter
Residence Kolkata
As of September 17, 2006
Source: [1]

Gurudas Dasgupta (Bengali: গুরুদাস দাসগুপ্ত) (borm 1936) is an Indian politician and a leader of the Communist Party of India. He became a member of the Rajya Sabha in 1985. He was elected the General Secretary of the All India Trade Union Congress (AITUC) in 2001. In 2004, He was elected to the 14th Lok Sabha from Panskura in West Bengal. In 2009, He was elected to the 15th Lok Sabha from Ghatal in West Bengal. He is a member of JPC on 2G spectrum scam and accused Prime Minister Manmohan Singh of “dereliction of duty”, alleging that he (the PM) was fully aware of irregularities in dispensing of telecom licences. He cited a note from then Cabinet Secretary, stating the value of licences of spectrum should be increased.[1]


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