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Short Name : 
Shri Birendra Prasad Baishya
Father's Name : 
Late Shri Kaliram Baishya
Mother's Name : 
Shrimati Golap Bala Baishya
Tezpur, Sonitpur ,
Original Home Address: 
Guwahati, 781024
Present Address : 
House No 32
Canning Lane New Delhi.
New Delhi, 110001
Birthday Anniversary : 
Sunday, January 29
Educational Qualification : 
B.A. (Hons.), M.A. (Economics)
School College University studied: 
Gauhati University, Guwahati
Lecturer/ Professor
social worker
Parliament House
MP(RS) - Assam
Workplace/ Office Address: 
New Delhi
New Delhi, 110001
Present hobbies: 
Social Work
Life journey : 
1996 - 97 Member, Eleventh Lok Sabha June 1996 - March 1998 Union Cabinet Minister, Steel and Mines April 2008 Elected to Rajya Sabha May 2008 - 2014 Leader, Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) in Rajya Sabha May 2008 - Sept. 2009 Member, Committee on Subordinate Legislation May 2008 - May 2009 and Aug. 2009 - Aug. 2010 Member, Committee on Transport, Tourism and Culture May 2008 - May 2009 and Sept. 2009 - 2014 Member, Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas July 2008 - May 2009 and Jan. 2010 - 2014 Member, Parliamentary Forum on Global Warming and Climate Change Aug. 2009 - Sept. 2011 Member, Committee on Public Undertakings Sept. 2009 - 2014 Member, Committee on Government Assurances Oct. 2009 - 2014 Member, General Purposes Committee Aug. 2010 - Sept. 2012 Member, Committee on External Affairs May 2012 - 2014 Member, Committee on Welfare of Other Backward Classes Oct. 2012 - 2014 Member, Committee on Commerce Dec. 2012 - 2014 Member, Court of the Assam University June 2019 Elected to Rajya Sabha General Secretary, Asom Gana Parishad (AGP); led the Government delegation to African Summit, held at Cameroon and canvassing for Indian permanent membership for Security Council at UNO, 1996; President, Weightlifting Federation of India; Vice-President, Indian Olymic Association (IOA); Chairman, Ethics Commission; Vice-Chairman, Games Village, Commonwealth Games, New Delhi, 2010; Chef de Mission, (i) Indian Team, Asian Indoor Games, Vietnam, 2009 and (ii) Indian Council, Tokyo Olympics; Member, Executive Board, International Weightlifting Federation
Family details: 
Spouse's Name : Shrimati Bandita Baruah Baishya Children : One daughter
Shri Birendra Prasad Baishya