B. S. Gnanadesikan

B. S. Gnanadesikan


Party: Indian National Congress

Father's Name: Shri B.S. Sivagurunathan

Mother's Name: Shrimati S.S. Meenakshi Ammal

Date of Birth: Thursday, January 20, 1949

Birth Place: Srivilluputtur, Distt. Virudhunagar (Tamil Nadu)

Spouse Name: Shrimati G. Thilagavathy



State Name: Tamil Nadu

Permanent Address: 1A, Tuxado, 1, Sreeman Sreenivasa Road, Alwarpet, Chennai - 600018

Present Address: 88, North Avenue, New Delhi

Email Id: bsg[at]sansad[dot]nic[dot]in

Education Qualifications: B.A., B.L. Educated at Loyola College, Chennai and Dr. Ambedkar Law College, Chennai

Countries Visited: Visited U.S.A. as member of Parliamentary Goodwill Delegation led by Hon'ble Minister of Parliamentary Affairs and Overseas Indian Affairs in 2008

Positions Held: July 2001 Elected to Rajya Sabha
Jan. 2002 - Feb. 2004 Member, Committee on Defence
Aug. 2002 - Feb. 2004 Member, Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Finance
Aug. 2004 - Sept. 2004 Member, Committee on Labour
Sept. 2004-May 2009 Member, Committee on Chemicals and Fertilizers
Oct. 2004-May 2009 Member, Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Home Affairs
July 2007 Re-elected to Rajya Sabha
May 2008- Sept. 2010 Members, Committee on Papers Laid on the Table
Dec. 2008 onwards Member, Jawaharlal Institute of Post-Graduate Medical Education and Research, Puducherry
Aug. 2009 onwards Member, Committee on Water Resources