Dr. Smt. Kiran Walia

Name of the Party

Indian National Congress

No and Name of the Assembly Constituency


Malviya Nagar

Fatherís Name

Late Sh. S.N. Bhasin

Motherís Name

Late Smt. Leela Bhasin

Date of Birth


Place of Birth


Marital Status


Date of Marriage


Spouseís Name

Sh. Sat Prakash Walia


One Son and One Daughter

Educational Qualifications

M.A., Diploma In Research Methodology from Political Science and Indian Public Administration Institute


Associate Professor, Delhi University

Permanent Address

R-120, Greater Kailash, Part-I, New Delhi-48

Present Address

As above

Phone & Mobile No


Position Held

Active in politics since early youth. Convener AICC (I), Teacherís Cell, Vice President, Society for Secularism,(Rajiv Gandhi Foundation Memorial Institute). Has been active participant in women organizations and continuously raising women related issues. Is actively associated with Congress organizational work.

Was Elected as Member of the Second Legislative Assembly of NCT of Delhi in the Bye-election held in Febraury, 1999.

Chairperson, Delhi Commission for Women

Again elected as MLA in the elections held in 2003 and 2008 .

 Presently Honíble Minister of Health and Family welfare Department, Women & Child Development and languages.


Committee Membership

Business Advisory Committee

Private Members Bills and Resolutions Committee

Women and Child Welfare Committee

Literary, Artistic and Scientific Accomplishments Social and Cultural Activities

Founder Member of Swabhima, Womenís Group to address, womenís issues, Vice President SAF Social Activity as NGO involved in slums environment issue & medical health to poor, Member Executive of PHD Chamber of Commerce.

Languages Known

Hindi, English

Special Interest, Favourite Pastime and Recreation

Reading, Music & Meditation

Sports and Clubs

Member, India Habitat Centre

Countries Visited

Thailand, Cambodia, USSR,  Malasiya, Denmark, Finland