Sumitra Mahajan

Positions Held

Ministry Tenure
16th Speaker of Lok Sabha 5 June 2014

Personal Details

Date Of Birth 12 April 1943 (age 75)
Place Chiplun, Bombay Presidency, British India
Political Party Bharatiya Janata Party
Academics Indore University


Sumitra Mahajan (born 12 April 1943)[1] is an Indian politician who is the Speaker of the 16th Lok Sabha. She belongs to Bharatiya Janata Party. In 2014, she got elected to the Lok Sabha for the eighth time, one of three members of the 16th Lok Sabha to do so, and is currently the longest-serving woman member. She has represented the Indore constituency of Madhya Pradesh since 1989.