Jagdish Sharma

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Dr. Jagdish Sharma
Member of Parliament – Lok Sabha
In office
16 May 2009 – 22 October 2013
Personal details
Born (1950-10-01) 1 October 1950 (age 68)
Korra, Jehanabad, Bihar
Political partyHindustani Awam Morcha
Children3 (2 Sons & 1 Daughter)
ResidenceNew Delhi
Alma materMagadh University and Rajendra Agricultural University
OccupationAgriculturist, Advocate, Vice-President- Hindustani Awam Morcha

Jagdish Sharma (born 1 October 1950) is an Indian politician. He was a vice president of the [[hindustan awam morcha political party. His wife Shanti Sharma was MLA from Ghosi. His son Rahul Kumar became MLA from Ghosi constituency after that. web|url=http://www.elections.in/bihar/assembly-constituencies/ghosi.html%7Ctitle=Ghosi Election and Results 2018, Candidate list, Winner, Runner-up, Current MLA and Previous MLAs|website=Elections.in|accessdate=29 May 2018}}</ref> lost. After being found guilty in criminal conspiracy to save bureaucrats involved in Fodder Scam Sharma was sentenced to four years rigorous imprisonment and disqualified as a MP along with RJD Supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav.[1][2][3]

Political career[edit]

Sharma entered in politics with the Bihar Movement, also known as JP Movement, led by Jayaprakash Narayan in 1974.[2]

Political Roles
Year Notes
1977–2008 Member, Bihar Legislative Assembly (eight terms)
2009 Elected to 15th Lok Sabha
August 2009 Member, Standing Committee on Rural Development
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Chemical and Fertilizer

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Fodder scam: Lalu Yadav, Jagdish Sharma disqualified from Lok Sabha". Zee News. 22 October 2013. Retrieved 22 October 2013.
  2. ^ a b Lok Sabha Secretariat. "Fifteenth Lok Sabha members bioprofile – Sharma, Shri Jagdish". Lok Sabha. Retrieved 30 March 2013.
  3. ^ "Lalu, Sharma disqualified". The Hindu. 23 October 2013. Retrieved 23 October 2013.