Krishna Bose is confirmed dead at the age of 89.
Krishna was best known as a Indian social worker and politician.
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RT @scroll_in: Kolkata: Krishna Bose, three-time Lok Sabha MP and Trinamool leader, dies at 89
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RT @MamataOfficial: I lost someone respected, loved & admired by me. Saddened & shocked to hear about the demise of Krishna Bose, ex-TM…
Former TMC MP Krishna Bose passed away at 89 #KrishnaBose #Passedaway #FormerTMCMP #Kolkata
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Sorry to hear about the death of Mrs Krishna Bose your jethi @Chandrabosebjp RIP She was 89 ...
RT @MamataOfficial: I lost someone respected, loved & admired by me. Saddened & shocked to hear about the demise of Krishna Bose, ex-TM…
Wonder as Netaji kin why she joined TMC?
Paid floral tributes at Netaji Bhawan to Krishna Bose member of parliament 11th,12th and 13th Lok Sabha. A noble so…
RT @MamataOfficial: I lost someone respected, loved & admired by me. Saddened & shocked to hear about the demise of Krishna Bose, ex-TM…
Wonder as Netaji kin why she joined TMC ?
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Three-time Lok Sabha member and noted educationist Krishna Bose, widow of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose' nephew Sisir…
RT @MamataOfficial: I lost someone respected, loved & admired by me. Saddened & shocked to hear about the demise of Krishna Bose, ex-TM…
Eminent educationist, social worker, former Member of Parliament Krishna Bose is no more. May her soul rest in peace
Krishna Bose
Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha
In office
15 May 1996 - 16 May 2004
Preceded byMalini Bhattacharya
Succeeded byDr. Sujan Chakraborty
ConstituencyJadavpur
Personal details
Born (1930-12-26) 26 December 1930 (age 89)
Died( 2020-02-22)22 February 2020
NationalityIndian
Political partyAll India Trinamool Congress (1998-2004)
Indian National Congress (1996-1998)
Spouse(s)Sisir Kumar Bose
ResidenceKolkata
Alma materCalcutta University
Bhatkhande Music Institute
ProfessionPolitician, writer, educationalist
WebsitePersonal Website
Krishna Bose (born 26 December 1930) was an Indian political, educator and social worker and was a Member of Parliament elected from the Jadavpur constituency in West Bengal as an All India Trinamool Congress candidate.
She taught at City College, Kolkata for 40 years, and thereafter remained its principal for 8 years.
Contents
1 Early life and background
2 Career
3 Interests and accomplishments
4 References
5 External links
Early life and background
Bose was born on 26 December 1930 in Dacca to Charu C. Chaudhuri and Chhaya Devi Chaudhurani. Her father specialised in constitutional studies and was one of the secretaries of the West Bengal Legislative Assembly. She married Sisir Kumar Bose, on 9 December 1955 and has two sons, Sumantra Bose, Sugata Bose and a daughter Sarmila Bose. Sisir Bose is the son of Sarat Chandra Bose, the elder brother of Subhas Chandra Bose. He too fought against the British Raj and was imprisoned in Lahore Fort and Red Fort for his role in Subhas Chandra Bose's escape from Calcutta in 1941 during the Quit India Movement and World War II.
Bose has a B.A. (Hons.) and an M.A. in English Literature from Calcutta University, Calcutta, West Bengal and the prestigious degree of Sangeet-Visharad from Bhatkhande Music Institute, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh.
Career
Krishna taught for 40 years at the City College, Kolkata, where she was Head of the Department of English and served as the Principal of the college for eight years.
She was first elected as a member of parliament to the 11th Lok Sabha during the 1996–1998 term. She was also a member of parliament in 12th, (1998–1999) and 13th (1999–2004) Lok Sabhas. During her 3rd term, she served as:
Chairperson, Committee on External Affairs
Member, General Purposes Committee
Member, Joint Committee on Patents (Second Amendment) Bill, 1999
Member, Committee on Official Language
Interests and accomplishments
Bose has been actively involved in public work. She is the president of the Trust of the Institute of Child Health, Calcutta and chairs the Council of the Netaji Research Bureau, the president of Vivek Chetana – a non-profit organisation for disadvantaged women and children and a member of the international P.E.N.
Krishna was a columnist for journals in English and Bengali such as Desh, Anandabazar Patrika, Jugantor, Amrit Bazar Patrika, The Statesman, Telegraph, Illustrated Weekly of India. She has also worked in the areas of women and child development and for the welfare of the handicapped.
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