Sunday, 23 January 2011

Indian Prime Minister

I feel proud to post this; the resume of our Prime Minister Dr Manmohon Singh. I think no country ever had a Prime Minister with such resume:

Can Anyone Beat This Resume..........


EDUCATION /Qualification  :

1950  : Stood first in BA (Hons), Economics,  Punjab University,
1952  : Stood first in MA (Economics),  Punjab  University, Chandigarh,

1954  : Wright's Prize for distinguished performance at St John's
1955 and 1957  :  Wrenbury scholar, University of Cambridge,
1957  :  DPhil (Oxford), DLitt (Honoris Causa); PhD thesis on India's

OCCUPATION /Teaching Experience  :

Professor (Senior lecturer, Economics, 1957-59;
Reader, Economics,
Professor, Economics, Panjab University, Chandigarh, 1963-65; Professor,

International Trade, Delhi School of Economics,University of Delhi,
1969-71; Honorary professor, Jawaharlal Nehru University,New Delhi,
1976 and Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi,1996 and Civil

Working Experience/ POSITIONS  :

1971-72: Economic advisor, ministry of foreign trade
1972-76: Chief economic advisor, ministry of finance
1976-80: Director, Reserve Bank of India; Director, Industrial
Development Bank of India;
Alternate governor for India, Board of governors, Asian Development
Alternate governor for India, Board of governors, IBRD
November 1976 - April 1980: Secretary, ministry of finance (Department
of economic affairs);
Member, finance, Atomic Energy Commission; Member,finance, Space
April 1980 - September 15, 1982: Member-secretary, Planning Commission
1980-83: Chairman, India Committee of the Indo-Japan joint study
September 16, 1982 - January 14, 1985: Governor, Reserve Bank of India.

1982-85: Alternate Governor for India, Board of governors, International
Monetary Fund

1983-84: Member, economic advisory council to the Prime Minister

1985: President, Indian Economic Association

January 15, 1985 - July 31, 1987: Deputy Chairman, Planning Commission

August 1, 1987 - November 10, 1990: Secretary-general and commissioner,
south commission, Geneva

December 10, 1990 - March 14, 1991: Advisor to the Prime Minister on
economic affairs

March 15, 1991 - June 20, 1991: Chairman, UGC

June 21, 1991 - May 15, 1996: Union finance minister

October 1991: Elected to Rajya Sabha from Assam on Congress ticket

June 1995: Re-elected to Rajya Sabha

1996 onwards: Member, Consultative Committee for the ministry of finance

August 1, 1996 - December 4, 1997: Chairman, Parliamentary standing
committee on commerce

March 21, 1998 onwards: Leader of the Opposition, Rajya Sabha

June 5, 1998 onwards: Member, committee on finance

August 13, 1998 onwards: Member, committee on

Aug 1998-2001: Member, committee of privileges 2000 onwards: Member,
executive committee, Indian parliamentary group

June 2001: Re-elected to Rajya Sabha

Aug 2001 onwards: Member, general purposes committee


India's Export Trends and Prospects for Self-Sustained Growth -Clarendon

Press, Oxford University, 1964; also published a large number of
articles in various economic journals.


Adam Smith Prize, University of Cambridge, 1956

Padma Vibhushan, 1987

Euro money Award, Finance Minister of the Year, 1993;

Asia money Award, Finance Minister of the Year for Asia, 1993 and


1966 : Economic Affairs Officer

1966-69: Chief, financing for trade section,

1972-74: Deputy for India in IMF Committee of Twenty on International
Monetary Reform

1977-79 : Indian delegation to Aid-India Consortium Meetings

1980-82 : Indo-Soviet joint planning group meeting

1982  : Indo-Soviet monitoring group meeting

1993  : Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting Cyprus 1993: Human
Rights World Conference, Vienna


Gymkhana Club, New Delhi; Life Member, India International Centre, New

Name: Dr Manmohan Singh

DOB: September 26, 1932

Place of Birth: Gah (West Punjab)

Father: S. Gurmukh Singh

Mother: Mrs Amrit Kaur

Married on: September 14, 1958

Wife: Mrs Gursharan Kaur

Children: Three daughters

Our Prime Minister is possibly the most qualified PM all over the world.

Pass this to every INDIAN.... and be PROUD to  have  such a PM.  !!

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