Ranbir Hooda's name enters in Limca Book of Records

  • HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, Chandigarh
  • Updated: Apr 22, 2014 23:21 IST

The Limca Book of Records has included the name of late Chaudhary Ranbir Singh, father of Haryana chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda, for his national record of having remained a member of seven different Houses.

A Haryana Congress release said the certificate issued by the Limca book of records read: "Late Ranbir Singh Hooda (Nov 26, 1914 to Feb 1, 2009) of Rohtak, Haryana holds the distinction of being the only person to have served as a member of seven different legislative houses.

A freedom fighter and Congress leader, Hooda was a member of First Constituent Assembly, Constituent Legislative Assembly, Provisional Parliament, Punjab State Assembly, Haryana State Assembly, Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha.

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