Haryana Vidhan Sabha MLA
MLA Name Raghuvir Singh Kadian
Party INC
House 13th
Constituency Name Beri
Constituency Type General
Date of Birth 05/06/1944
Place of Birth Dubaldhan, District Jhajjar
Sex Male
Father Name Shri Dalip Singh
Marital Status Married
Spouse Name Smt. Uttra Kadian
Number of Son(s) 1
Number of Daughter(s) 1
Qualification(s) B.Sc. (Ag. and A.H.) Hons, M.Sc. (An. Sc), Ph.D. (Animal Nutrition), LL.B. (Professional).
Place(s) of Education Hisar and Kurukshetra.
Present Profession Agricultre, Social Service, remained .
Language(s) Known Hindi, English, Punjabi and Russian.
Social Activities Comes out of a reputed and well disposed family backround, the family donated 52 bighas offertile land to Nehru College, Jhajjar, they donated liberally to Mahatama Gandhi College. Dubaldhan, District Rohtak, in the sixties, it was for the removal of the untouchability that the grandfather took the initiative of transferring his honour of Sarpanch to a person who belonged to the Scheduled Castes Community, during student life, founded an Association of Haryana Students during 1965 to 66 which fought for the interests of Haryana State during bifurcation of the Punjab Agricultural University and for constructive leadership amongst the youths, remained President, Haryana Students Association for two years 1967 to 68 and 1968 to 69, remained member, Central Students Association and Library Advisory Committee of PAU in 1967 and 1968, respectively, life member (i) Maharaja Surajmal Memorial Trust (ii) Jat Shiksha Sabha, Baraut (Meerut) (iii) Chhaju Ram Memorial Jat Institution, Hisar (iv) Gram Shiksha Samiti, Dubaldhan (Rohtak) and (v) All India Jat . Heroes Memorial Education Society, Rohtak. submitted resignation from the Ministry on 1 st March, 1990 in protest against the atrocities and murder committed during the Meham bye election contested by the then Chief Minister, during his tenure as Minister, the Constituency was nourished very well and development works in each village of Beri Constituency were at full swing, worked day and night continuously for two months for the flood affected people and about 1.5 Lac rupees were distributed for medicine and food when a fatal flood hit the people of Jhajjar on 5th September, 1995. worked continuously against the social evils such as drinking and dowry system etc, tackled the social problems with prompt action and extra ordinary vision, performed an intermediatory role between the Kadian Khap and the Sangwan Khap in an unprecedented and very serious incident relating to the cremation of a boy at Charkhi in Bhiwani District in 2003 and was instrumental in preventing the imminent bloodshed, actively participated in social activities by taking part in Dharnas, protests, voluntary arrests and padyatras organized by his party against the atrocities on farmers, employees and labourers in the State ..
Hobbies Reading books, morning walk, watching television and doing yoga and social work.
Favourite Past-time Reading books on History, Economics and Political topics.
Sports and Clubs First position in University Wrestling Championship (Bantam Weight) for three years (1966 to 69), Captain, University Kabaddi Team in 1968 declared the best wrestler of University in 1969, twenty nine achievements in various fields of sports
Foreign Travels Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Nigeria, UK, France, Germany, Pakistan, Australia, Newzealand, Hong kong, Switzerland, Italy, Japan, China, Cambodia, South Korea, Vietnam, USA and Canada.
Office President, Haryana Students Association from 1966 to 1969, President, District Congress, Committee, Jhajjar from January 1999 to January, 2006, Minister in Haryana Cabinet during 1987 to 1990 and held different portfolios such as, Cooperation, Forest, Jails, Labour and Employment, Chairperson, Privileges Committee during 2005 to 2006, remained member of important ,Committees of Haryana Vidhan Sabha, such as Public Undertakings Committee, Government Assurances Committee, Rules Committee, House Committee and Library Committee, elected as Speaker of Haryana Legislative Assembly unanimously on 13.1.2006, remained President, Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (Haryana Branch), Indian Parliamentary Association, (Haryana Group) and Chairman, Institute of Constitutional and Parliamentary Studies (Haryana Regional Branch)
Conferences Attended Attended Presiding Officers Conference in February, 2006, several workshops and conferences in the field of Animal Nutrition and many other political conferences as well, Seminar on Economic Development organized by the Institute of Economic Studies on 13th February, 2006 Conference on Economic Growth and National Integration in New Delhi on 6th May, 2006, attended International Executive Short Courses in Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore organized by IHS India . attended 52nd Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference in Abuja, Nigeria in September, 2006
Number of Times Elected 5
Years of Election 1987,2000,2005,2009,2014.
Favourite Subjects Animal Nutrition.
Publications Many popular articles and research papers were published in the field of Animal Nutrition.
Permanent Address V.P.O Dubaldhan,Distt. Jhajjar
Veg/Non-Veg Veg
Total Votes 155927
Total Votes Polled 116302
Winning Candidate Votes 36793
Nearest Rival Votes 32300
Won By 4493
Any Other Information 1. As a President, Haryana Students Association, agitated for bifurcation of Haryana Agricultural University and was arrested, detained and falsely implicated in a violence case in 1969. Finally, the case was withdrawn by the Government and the University was bifurcated and Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar got independent status. 2. As a Senior Vice President, All Haryana Action Committee, took active part in the agitation for the cause of Chandigarh and was arrested and detained for many days with other students in 1970. 3. In 1975, for not fulfiling the demands of students and staff of Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar, black flags were shown to the then Chief Minister at the time of Convocation. At the instance of the men Chief Minister, the University Centre at Ambala lodged a false FIR without mentioning any name in the FIR, but falsely implicated him in the enquiry for which he had to obtain the anticipatory bail from the High Court and later on, the case was not filed in any Civil Court. 4. When he resigned from the Cabinet on 1 st March 1990 against the atrocities and the killing in Meham bye election in 1990, it was at the instance of the Haryana Government and out of political vengeance that the University filed a suit of recovery in the month of April, 1990 which was just for harassment in lieu of not completing period as mentioned in the bonds for doing service in court, at Hisar. The case lasted for 8 to 9 years and finally the court decided the case in his favour and rejected the plea of the University.• 5. When the prohibition was declared in Haryana in 1996, the unnecessary burden of Rs. 1200 crores in the shape of taxes were imposed on the poor people of Haryana. 4000 Congress (I) party workers demonstrated against the imposition of these taxes on that day. Politically motivated, a false case was instituted against 4 or 5 former ministers of Haryana, including him and on the night of 27th July 1996, hundred of policemen raided his house. They broke the gates and entered into his house, misbehaved with his son and wife and thrown him out of the house and put him in the police lock up. That civil case lasted upto 2005 and finally it was decided in hisfavour, .