Jai Prakash Agarwal

Ex Member of Parliament,
Chairman, House Committee,
Lok Sabha and Rajya sabha.

Jai Prakash Agarwal ji

Constituency from which elected
North East Delhi and Chandni Chowk
Father’s Name Late Shri Ram Charan Agarwal
Mother’s Name Smt. Savitri Agarwal
Date of Birth 11-11-1944
Birth Place Delhi
Maritial Status Married
Date of Marriage 05-02-1971
Spouse Name Smt. Sarita Agarwal
No. of Children Two Sons ( Mudit Agarwal and Amit Agarwal )
State Name Delhi
Party Name Indian National Congress (INC)
Permanent Address A2, Marble Arch Apartment, 9 Prithvi Raj Road, New Delhi 110003
Phone No (011) 24648288
Mobile No 986-818-1117
Email id
Educational Qualifications Graduated from Hansraj College, University Delhi
Social Worker
Positions Held
  1. President, Distt. Youth Congress, Delhi( 1973-75)
  2. 1983 Elected to MCD
  3. Deputy Mayor, Delhi( 1983-84 )
  4. Chairman, Standing Committee, Municipal Corporation of Delhi( 1984-85 )
  5. Leader Congress Party, Municipal Corporation of Delhi
  6. Elected to 8th Lok Sabha( 1984 )
  7. Member Estimates Committee( 1985-89 )
  8. Re-elected to 9th Lok Sabha (2nd term)( 1989 ) Member, Estimates Committee( 1989-91 )
  9. Vice-President, D.P.C.C. Member, A.I.C.C.( 1992 onwards)
  10. Re-elected to 11th Lok Sabha (3rd term)( 1996 )
  11. Member Rajya Sabha( 2006)
  12. Member Committee on Defence( March 2006 onwards)
  13. Member Joint Parliamentary Committee on Food Management in Parliament House Complex
  14. Member Advisory Council of the Delhi Development Authority
  15. Chairman House Committee, Rajya Sabha Member
  16. General Purposes Committee
  17. Member Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Shipping, Road Transport and Highways
  18. Member Committee on Commerce
  19. President, Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee( Sept.2007 onwards)
  20. Re-elected to 15th Lok Sabha (5th term)( 2009)
  21. Chairman House Committee( 9 June )
  22. Member Committee on Urban Development
  23. Leader of Indian Parliamentary Delegation, represented India in Dubai (U.A.E.) & Iran.
  24. President of India-Nepal Parliamentary Friendship Group for the year 2011-12
  25. Member of India-Bhutan Parliamentary Friendship Group
  26. Member of India-Australia Parliamentary Friendship Group
  27. Nominated to Working Committee All India Congress Committee in 2022
Social and Cultural Activities, Literary, Artistic and Scientific Accomplishments and other Special Interests Chief Patron Ramleela , President Lala Ram Charan Agarwal Cricket Club (Regd)
Sports, Clubs, Favourite Pastimes and Recreation Carrom, cricket, football and hockey
Hobbies Music
Countries Visited Austria, Beirut, Behrain, Belgium, Botswana, Canada, China, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Holland, Hongkong, Italy, Japan, Malawi, Malaysia, Nepal, Norway, Oman,Russia, Singapore, Spain, Switzerland, Thailand, U.S.A., U.K., Zambia, Iran and Dubai (UAE).
Other Information IChairman /I Apna Utsav, 1985 IPresident/I, (i) Indo – China Friendship Association and (ii) Indo – Russian Friendship Association IPatron/I (i) CPWD Karamchari Union (ii) Railway Union (iii) Ramlila Committee Attended India Public Dialogue Conference, Moscow, November 2009 Visited as delegate with Honble Vice President of India to Zambia, Malawi and Botswana from 05.01.2010 to 12.01.2010.