Our Correspondent / New Delhi
Sushmita Dev has been appointed as the President of All India Mahila Congress in place of Ms. Shobha Oza. According to a release issued by AICC, Congress President Sonia has approved the name of Ms. Sushmita Dev who is member of Lok Sabha from Silchar in Assam.
The Party appreciated the work and contribution of the outgoing President of Mahila Congress Ms. Oza .
Dev is the daughter of the veteran Congress leader Santosh Mohan Dev and her mother is Bithika Dev. Her father was a Member of Parliament and Cabinet Minister of India.
Earlier she was Chairperson, Silchar Municipal Board and member, Assam Legislative Assembly
currently she is memmber, Committee on Empowerment of Women, Member, Standing Committee on Science & Technology, Environment & Forests, 11 May 2016 onwards Member, Joint Committee on the Enforcement of Security Interest and Recovery of Debts Laws and Miscellaneous Provision (Amendment) Bill, 2016
She holds a B.A.(Hons) from Miranda House, An LLB from University of Delhi and an LLM from King’s College London.