Overview for Atal Bihari Vajpayee: Prime Minister of India
Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee's chequered career as a Parliamentarian as well as Prime Minister of India is unique in the annals of our history. He is a remarkable statesman, a disciplined party organiser, an orator par excellence and a meritorious poet. During his tenure as Prime Minister, his achievements in domestic policy as well as international policy are most significant. The theme contains his rich profile, role in Parliament, views on industrial development, independence day speeches, the Kargil issue, optimistic address to the NRIs, the labour problem, emphasis on Indianness, in General Assembly of the United Nations, flays attack on Christians, views on child labour, India's participation in SAARC at Islamabad, 2004, leaders adopt Islamabad declaration : India and Pakistan to start dialogue in February, 2004 and announcement of elections for Lok Sabha. This work will be useful for academicians, politicians, statesmen, researchers and students in India and abroad.
Sujata K. Dass (Author)
Sujata K. Dass was born in a family of bureaucrats and social workers on July 19, 1965 in Kabul, Afghanistan. She joined Queens College of the City University of the New York for B.S. degree. She joined King College, Lucknow and completed her MBBS in 1988-89 and thereafter, completed her Ph.D. Medicine. She was Clinical Observer/Visiting Fellow in the Department of Cardiovascular Surgery at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Research Institute (Memorial Hospital) of Cornell University, New York during 1991-92. Dr. Sujata was a Research Fellow at The New York Presbyterian Hospital â€“ Medical College of Cornell University, New York. She was appointed Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Chair Professor at the young Chair Professor at the young age of 36 years. She is a Visiting Faculty/ Fellow at Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Center for Biomedical Research, University of Delhi since 1997 and currently working as Research Scientist in the Department of Medicine, V.P,. Chest Institute, University of Delhi. She is an eminent scientist and is recipient of DST Young Scientist Award and Award of Highest Honour of the Soka University, Japan. She has published several research papers in international journals of repute and has authored two books on â€˜Food and Nutrition: Concepts and Measurementsâ€™ and â€˜Community Participation in Health Management.â€™