Full profile of Margaret Alva- Governor of Uttarakhand
Margaret Alva is Governor of Uttarakhand. Margaret Alva is one of the biggest name in Uttarakhand and is known for her kind heart and faithful services. In this article you will find complete biography, profile, carrier details about Margaret Alva. So here we go.
Full name- Margaret Alva.
Date of birth- April 14, 1942.
Place of birth- Mangalore.
Children- 4 children (3 sons and 1 daughter).
Complete biography of Margaret Alva
As said above Margaret Alva is one of the Governor of Uttarakhand and was born on April 14, 1942. Margaret Alva is Uttarakhand's first woman Governor and was appointed as governor in July 2009. Margaret Alva is not new to politics. She is also related to Indian National Congress and she also served her services as General Secretary of the All India Congress Committee. Margaret Alva is very close to Sonia Gandhi - Congress Chief. But due to some issues, Margaret Alva leaves Congress. She served in Indian Parliament from 1974 to 2004.
Spearheaded by Margaret Alva- Margaret alva spearheaded four most important legislative amendments which were cleared from
Indian parliament. These four also includes women's rights, marriage laws, equal remuneration and reservation of quotas for women
in local politics. Margaret Alva did a wonderful and required work for womanr in India. By seeing her contributions she also get recognition in South Africa. She was honored by South African President Thabo Mbeki in 2003. She get honored for her faithful work for South African development. Now talking about Margaret Alva carrier in India, then lets start. She was appointed as Minister of Human
Resource Development which was under the
government of Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi.
Profession of Margaret Alva
Margaret Alva did her law education and she is a lawyer by profession. Margaret Alva did doctorate in literature from University of Mysore situated in Karnataka, India. She also associated with Karuna- an NGO in India. She was the president of Karuna. Here is the detail about educational background of Margaret Alva- she did BA, B.L., Hon. Doctorate at Mount Carmel College (situated in Bangalore). She started her carrier as an advocate.
Personal life of Margaret Alva
After completing her study she get married to Niranjan Alva. She married on the 24 May 1964. She has total of four children including one daughter and three sons. All her children are very successful and runs their well established business.
Achievements of Margaret Alva
Almost all the thing are discussed above in this article. In this paragraph we will sumup all the achievements achieved by Margaret Alva. So lets start.
She got Doctorate of Literature by University of Mysore. She also works in National Committee on Child Labor. There are many other awards, achievements she got. But in all she is very good and very kind hearted woman and is doing everything possible for the growth of Uttarakhand.