Member of Parliament (MP) Dr. (Smt.) Kakoli Ghosh Dastidar

Member of Parliament (MP) Dr. (Smt.) Kakoli Ghosh Dastidar

Constituency   :Barasat (West Bengal )
Party Name     :All India Trinamool Congress(AITC)
Email Address :kakoli[DOT]dastidar[AT]sansad[DOT]nic[DOT]in
Father’s NameLate Shri Ajit Moitra
Mother’s NameSmt. Ira Moitra
Date of Birth23 Nov 1959
Place of BirthKolkata
Marital StatusMarried
Date of Marriage30 Nov 1982
Spouse’s NameDr. Sudarsan Ghosh Dastidar
No. of Sons2
Educational
Qualifications
M.B.B.S., Post Graduate Training in Obstetric Ultrasound
Educated at R.G. Kar Medical College and Kings College, London, U.K.
ProfessionMedical Practitioner
Permanent Address
Uttarpara, Digberia,Madhyamgram, 24 Pargana,
Barasat, West Bengal
09013180190 (M)
Present Address
127, North Avenue,
New Delhi – 110 001
Telefax : (011) 23092097, 23092099
Positions Held
2009Elected to 15th Lok Sabha
31 Aug. 2009Member, Standing Committee on Home Affairs
23 Sept. 2009Member, Committee on Government Assurances
7 Oct. 2009Member, Committee on Members of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme
11 Jan. 2010Member, Standing Committee on Labour
May, 2014Re-elected to 16th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
1 Sep. 2014 onwardsMember, Standing Committee on Home Affairs
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Railways
Books Published
(i) Manual of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynaecology; (ii) Step by Step Transvaginal Ultrasound;
Literary, Artistic & Scientific Accomplishments
Scientific: (i) Published research papers in National and International Medical Journals; and (ii) Wrote chapters in Medical Books
(i) Wrote books on Manual of Ultrasound (Medical book for Gynaecology Ultrasound); (ii) Step by Step Ultrasound (Medical book for Gynaecology Ultrasound); and (iii) ‘Kuhu Kuhu’ – A Bengali book of poetry
Social And Cultural Activities
(i) Worked with Mother Teresa for poor; (ii) Working with Pir Towa Siddique of Furfura Sharif for Mujadida Anath Foundation; and (iii) Running a school for poor children from BPL families since last 6 years.Besides studies these children are being taught music.
Special Interests
Health care delivery to rural and urban poor
Favourite Pastime and Recreation
Music, gardening, reading and playing with pet dogs
Sports and Clubs
Swimming and Tennis
Countries Visited
Austria, Bhutan, Canada, France, Nepal, The Netherlands, Turkey, U. K. and U.S.A.
Other Information
Working with Pioneer Research Workers doing Test Tube Baby research in the world and subject of special interest is Doppler Ultrasound in female reproduction