Satya Prakash Malaviya
Member of Parliament, Rajya Sabha
In office
1984–1996
ConstituencyUttar Pradesh
Minister of Parliamentary Affairs
In office
21 November 1990 – 21 June 1991
Prime MinisterChandra Shekhar
Minister of Petroleum and Chemicals
In office
21 November 1990 – 21 June 1991
Prime MinisterChandra Shekhar
Personal details
Born(1934-06-25)25 June 1934
Allahabad, United Provinces, British India
Died16 September 2018(2018-09-16) (aged 84)
New Delhi, India
NationalityIndian
Political partyIndian National Congress
Other political
affiliations
Bhartiya Kranti Dal(Before 1975)
Janata Party(1977-1980)
Lokdal(1984–1990)
Janata Dal(1990)
Samajwadi Janata Party (Rashtriya)(1991–2000)
Spouse(s)Dr. Sarojini Malaviya
OccupationPolitician

Satya Prakash Malaviya (25 June 1934 – 16 September 2018) was an Indian politician. He was elected to the Rajya Sabha in 1984 and 1990 from Uttar Pradesh.[1][2] He served as Minister of Parliamentary Affairs and Minister of Petroleum and Chemicals in Chandra Shekhar cabinet from 1990 to 1991.[2]

Early life

Satya Prakash Malaviya was born on 25 June 1934 at Malviyanagar in the city of Allahabad in Uttar Pradesh.[3] His father was a professor.[4] He earned Master of Arts and Bachelor of Law degree at Allahabad University. In 1962, he married Dr. Sarojini Malaviya. The couple had one daughter.[5][6]

Political career

Satya Prakash Malaviya was elected as Mayor of Allahabad in 1972.[4] In 1974, he was elected as member of Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly from Allahabad South constituency on Bharatiya Kranti Dal ticket.[7] During Emergency, he was arrested under Maintenance of Internal Security Act (MISA) and spent 19 months in Lucknow jail.[3] In 1977, he was elected as member of Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly from Allahabad South on Janata Party ticket.[8] He was made Minister of Self-governance and Transport in Uttar Pradesh state cabinet.[9][10]

In 1984, he was elected as member of Rajya Sabha from Uttar Pradesh on Lokdal ticket. He also served as Vice Chairman of Rajya Sabha from 1988 to 1990.[11] In April 1990, he was again sent to Rajya Sabha from Uttar Pradesh on Janata Dal ticket.[11] In November 1990, he joined revolting section of Janata Dal MPs and formed Chandra Shekhar government. He was Minister of Petroleum and Chemicals and Minister of Parliamentary Affairs in Chandra Shekhar cabinet from November 1990 to June 1991.[12][13]

In 2000, he joined Indian National Congress.[4] In 2004 Lok Sabha election, he fought from Allahabad constituency on Congress ticket, but lost to Rewati Raman Singh of Samajwadi Party.[14]

Positions held

Writings

References

  1. ^ "Former Union minister Satya Prakash Malviya passes away". The Economic Times. Retrieved 15 January 2022.
  2. ^ a b "Former Union minister Satya Prakash Malviya passes away". The Hindu. PTI. 16 September 2018. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 15 January 2022.((cite news)): CS1 maint: others (link)
  3. ^ a b Service, Tribune News. "Ex-Union Minister Satya Prakash Malviya dead". Tribuneindia News Service. Retrieved 15 January 2022.
  4. ^ a b c "पूर्व केंद्रीय मंत्री सत्य प्रकाश मालवीय नहीं रहे, संगम पर होगा अंतिम संस्कार". Dainik Jagran (in Hindi). Retrieved 15 January 2022.
  5. ^ a b c d e f g h i j "Whos Who 1990 Rajya Sabha" (PDF). Rajya Sabha. Archived (PDF) from the original on 16 January 2022. Retrieved 16 January 2022.
  6. ^ a b c "Rajya Sabha Members Biographical Sketch 1952 - 2019" (PDF). Rajya Sabha. Archived (PDF) from the original on 15 January 2022.
  7. ^ "1974 Uttar Pradesh Election Result". Election Commission of India.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  8. ^ "1977 Uttar Pradesh election result". Election Commission of India.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  9. ^ "पूर्व केन्द्रीय पेट्रोलियम मंत्री सत्य प्रकाश मालवीय का निधन, पार्षद बनने से पार्लियामेंट तक का रहा लम्बा सफर | Former Petroleum Minister Satya Prakash Malaviya dies". Patrika News (in Hindi). 16 September 2018. Retrieved 15 January 2022.
  10. ^ Madhu Limaye (1994). Janata Party Experiment: An insider's account of opposition politics, 1977-80. B.R. Pub. Corp. p. 97. ISBN 978-81-7018-797-4. Retrieved 27 April 2018.
  11. ^ a b "RAJYA SABHA MEMBERS BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES 1952 - 2003" (PDF). Rajya Sabha. Retrieved 27 April 2018.
  12. ^ a b c "Chandrashekhar Cabinet" (PDF). Cabinet Secretariat. 21 November 1990.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  13. ^ A.G. Noorani (5 December 2005). Constitutional Questions and Citizens' Rights: An Omnibus comprising Constitutional Questions in India: The President, Parliament and the States and Citizens’ Rights, Judges and State Accountability. OUP India. pp. 232–. ISBN 978-0-19-908778-5. Retrieved 27 April 2018.
  14. ^ "2004 General Election Result". Election Commission of India.((cite web)): CS1 maint: url-status (link)