Member of Rajya Sabha
Member Name Shri Tarlochan Singh
Party Independent
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Date of Birth 05/01/1933
Birth Place Dhudial, Distt. Jhelum (Pakistan)
Sex Male
Father Name Shri Balwant Singh
Marital Status Married
Spouse Name Shrimati Uttamjit Kaur
No of Son(s) 1
No of Daughter(s) 2
Qualification(s) M.A.
Place(s) of Education Educated at Punjab University, Chandigarh
Present Profession Civil Service
Positions Held 1970-77 Joint Secretary, Development Punjab MARKFED (largest cooperative organization in Asia) 1977-80 Joint Director, Public Relations Dept. 1980-82 Additional Director, Department of Tourism, Museum and Archaeology, Government of Punjab 1982-83 Director, Publicity and Public Relations of IXth Asian Games Organising Committee, New Delhi 1983-87 Press Secretary to President of India 1987-93 Managing Director, Delhi Tourism Development Corporation 1993-94 Advisor, Tourism, Government of India 1997-99 Chairman, Delhi Tourism and Transportation Development Corporation 2000-2003 Vice-Chairman, National Commission for Minorities 2002 onwards Member, National Commission on Population Feb. 2003 onwards Chairman, National Commission for Minorities, Government of India Member, National Human Rights Commission Aug. 2004 Rajya Sabha Aug. 2004 onwards Member, Committee on Social Justice and Empowerment Member, General Purposes Committee Oct. 2004 onwards Member, Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Civil Aviation
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Social Activities As Chairman and Managing Director of the Delhi Tourism and Transportation Development Corporation, (i) developed "Hauz Khas Tourist Complex" and "Delhi Haat" as attractive tourist destinations and (ii) started annual festivals in Delhi viz. Qutab festival, Mango festival and Garden festival; as the Additional Director, Department of Tourism, Museum and Archaeology, Government of Punjab, established the Guru Teg Bahadur Museum in Anandpur Shahib, 1978, the Maharaja Ranjit Singh Museum Amritsar, 1980 and Shaheed Bhagat Singh Museum in Khatkar Kalan, 1988
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Sports and Clubs Vice-President, (i) Indian Olympic Association and (ii) Archery Association of India
Foreign Travels Visited more than 60 countries in connection with official visits with the President of India; as a representative of the Indian Olympic Association in Olympic, Commonwealth and Asian Games for lectures, International Punjabi Society Conference for sports, meeting, events and lecture tours and International Punjabi Conferences
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Email chairmanncm@ncm.delhi.nic.in, tarlochan@sansad.nic.in
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Permanent Address H.No. B-681, Sushant Lok, Gurgaon, Haryana
Current Address B-5, Zakir Hussain Road, New Delhi 110003 Tel. - 24690592 (O), 23384664, 23782168, 23782790, Mobile- 9811071397, 9868181920
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