JAGJIVAN RAM

  • Meira Kumar fares well on MPs performance card April 2, 2014

    New Delhi: Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar has scored above the average in the MPs performance card. Daughter of Late Babu Jagjivan Ram, Meira Kumar is a sitting five times Congress MP from Sasaram in Bihar. She scored 6.89 for Law and Order, 7.12 for providing public transport, 6.93 for roads,...
  • Floral tributes paid to Babu Jagjivan Ram July 6, 2012

    New Delhi: Floral tributes were paid to freedom fighter and former Deputy Prime Minister Babu Jagjivan Ram at his memorial 'Samta Sthal' here on the occasion of his 26th death anniversary today. Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar, who is the daughter of late Jagjivan Ram, Union Minister for Social Justice and...
  • New record if Meira Kumar nominated as Speaker June 2, 2009

    New Delhi: The process for India to get its first woman Lok Sabha speaker is set to get underway on Tuesday. Congress MP Meira Kumar will file her nominations, thus also paving the way for the first Dalit woman to hold the high constitutional post. Though the government is yet to...