Pt. Mange Ram Sharma

Leader of the community

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Mr. Mange Ram Sharma was born at  Beri, in district Rohtak, Haryana in Oct. 1936. His father, Late Pt.  Duli Chand  was a renowned  Sanskrit scholar and a  reputed  astrologer of  Northern India who worked with Pt. Madan Mohan Malviya.  

Mr. Sharma, after earning his M.A., B.Ed., and LL.B. degrees, joined the Education Department in March 1954. He flung himself right in to the activities of the teacher union during his youthful days and went on hunger strike in 1956 for the provincialization  of School in combined Punjab. After formation of Haryana  State Mr.  Sharma  was elected Gen. Secretary of  Haryana Government School Teacher's Union that was transformed into a powerful body with his tireless efforts touring the whole State time and again. In Dec. 1978 he represented India at the World Teachers Congress held in Philippines. In Nov. 1979, Mr.  Sharma  was appointed Officer on Special Duty in the  Haryana Education. He sought voluntary retirement from the Govt. Service in 1987. 

Mr. Sharma has lot of organizational experience. In 1983 Mr.  Sharma was one of the main organizers of the Third Vishva Hindi  Sammelan which was inaugurated by the then Prime Minister of India, Late Smt. Indira Gandhi. He has been the chairman of Brahman organizations and has organized  many big conferences of Brahman Community throughout the country.  At present Mr. Sharma is working as Chief Patron of All India  Brahmin Mahasabha.   

Mr. Sharma's journalistic experience is also impressive. He worked as Political Press Adviser to the Government of Haryana  from 1991 to 1995.  From 1991 to 1994, he was a member of the Media Advisory Committee headed by  the Prime Minister of India. He was also the chief editor of Hari Awaz, a fortnightly publication. 

Mr. Sharma has earned many well deserved laurels. In 1979 Mr.   Sharma was honoured  for his services to Rajya Bhasha by the then Vice President of India, Shri  B.D. Jatti at a function in Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi. Mr.  Sharma was honored by Mr. S.D. Sharma, the President of India in Sept. 1992 through National  Press of India at the Rashtrapati Bhawan in New Delhi.