Name: Sarika Singh
Constituency: Hathras (Uttar Pradesh)
Party: Rashtriya Lok Dal
Terms in Parliament: First term
Contesting for the first time from the Hathras constituency in western UP, this 29 year olds homely looks are deceiving. Armed with an MA in English from Agra University, Sarika knows the importance of education for women. One of her primary aims is the introduction of more schemes for the education of women.She maybe new to politics, but this young novice has been a leader since her college days. Feeling that the condition of the Dalits has only worsened due to the BSP’s presence, Sarika Sanigh wanted to get involved actively in politics and help the women, making it clear that women rights and education is her primary agenda.
For more details, visit the following links:
- Tarannum Manjul. 2009. Homely Bahu big hit among Hathras voters. http://www.indianexpress.com. 7/5/09. 6/6/09