Meira Kumar

Meira Kumar, United Progressive Alliance’s nominee for President of India in the 2017 election, has been a five-time member of the Parliament during her political career. Kumar also holds the honour of being the first woman Speaker of the Lok Sabha during the period 2009-2014.

A lawyer by profession and also a former diplomat, Meira Kumar has served as a Cabinet Minister in the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment in Manmohan Singh’s Congress-led Government. Kumar has the experience of serving with the Indian Foreign Services and has worked in foreign embassies including Spain, Mauritius and the United Kingdom.


Time & Location 11.40 a.m. 01.30 p.m.
Members’ Lounge, Legislature Complex
Presence : Shri Kodikkunnil Suresh, M.P
Shri P.K.Biju, M.P
Shri K.Somaprasad, M.P
Shri E.P.Jayarajan, M.L.A
Dr. M.K.Muneer, M.L.A
Shri O.Rajagopal, M.L.A
Shri V.P.Sajeendran, M.L.A.
Smt.C.K.Asha, M.L.A.
Remarks : Shri P.S.Krishnan, IAS (Rtd.),
Former Advisor to Government of Andhra Pradesh.
Conclusion : Shri P. SREERAMAKRISHNAN,
Hon’ble Speaker, Kerala Legislative Assembly.
  Shri V.SASI,
Hon’ble Deputy Speaker, Kerala Legislative Assembly
  Conference concludes