Shyamlal Yadav

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Shyamlal Yadav
MP, Lok Sabha
In office
8th Lok Sabha.[1]
Preceded byKamalapati Tripathi
Succeeded byAnil Kumar Shastri
ConstituencyVaranasi, Uttar Pradesh[1]
Personal details
BornVaranasi, (Uttar Pradesh).
Died6 May 2005(2005-05-06) (aged 78).[2]
Varanasi, (Uttar Pradesh).
Citizenship India
Nationality India
Political partyCongress (I).[1]
ResidenceVaranasi
OccupationAdvocate.[2]

Shyamlal Yadav (1 May 1927 – 6 May 2005) was an Indian politician. He was the Deputy Chairman of the Rajya Sabha and was Member of Parliament in the 8th Lok Sabha. Yadav represented the Varanasi constituency of Uttar Pradesh and was a member of the Indian National Congress (INC) political party.[2][3]

Background[edit]

Yadav was born in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. Yadav was an advocate by profession. In his early years, he held various non-political posts. He was Director, District Cooperative Development Federation (Varanasi); Member, UP Harijan Welfare Board and President, Uttar Pradesh Government Hindi Samiti.

Politics[edit]

Shyamlal Yadav entered politics shortly after Indian Independence. During his political career, he served in Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly, Lok Sabha & the Rajya Sabha. He held several portfolios in Assembly, Lok Sabha & the Rajya Sabha.[2]

Commonwealth Parliamentary Association[edit]

Yadav was a member of Indian Parliamentary Delegation to the 19th (1973) & 30th (1984) Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference that were held in London & Isle of Man respectively.[2]

Inter-Parliamentary Conferences[edit]

Yadav also participated in the Inter-Parliamentary Conferences as a member of Indian Parliamentary Delegation. He attended 68th (1981) & 69th (1982) conferences held in Havana & Rome respectively.[2]

Posts Held[edit]

# From To Position
01 1957 1962 Member, Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly
02 1967 1968 Member, Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly
03 1967 1968 Minister of Law, Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly
04 1967 1968 Parliamentary Affairs Minister, Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly
05 1967 1968 Minister of Food and Civil Supplies, Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly
06 1967 1968 Minister of Industries, Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly
08 1970 1984 Member, Rajya Sabha
09 1980 1984 Deputy Chairman of the Rajya Sabha
10 1984 1989 Elected to 8th Lok Sabha
12 1988 1989 Union Minister of State for Agriculture and Cooperation.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Previous Lok Sabha". Lok Sabha website. Archived from the original on 16 January 2014. Retrieved Dec 2013. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  2. ^ a b c d e f "Obituary in Lok Sabha". IndiaKanoon.org. Retrieved Dec 2013. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  3. ^ "Former Deputy Chairmen Of The Rajya Sabha". Rajya Sabha website. Retrieved Dec 2013. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)