Mrs. Annie Shekhar, M.L.A.

Address: Amarchand Mansion
1st floor, ‘C’ Block
Madam Cama Road,
Mumbai 400 039

Mrs. Annie Shekhar is the First  and only woman of Kerala to be elected from Maharashtra to the Legislative Assembly.

POLITICAL POSTS  HELD :
2009 – M.L.A. ( Colaba Constituency)

2004 -2009  Minister of State
Chairperson – The Children’s Aid
Society, Mahim, Mumbai,(2006),
M.L.A. of Colaba Constituency,
Mumbai (2004).

Municipal Councillor,  Bombay Municipal  Corporation (1992- 1996)

Vice President of Bombay Pradesh Mahila Congress (I)

Former President of South   Mumbai District   Mahila Congress (i).

Elected representative of South Mumbai District  Congress Committee (I)
General  Secretary, South  Mumbai District Congress Committee (I)

Executive Member, Mumbai, Regional Congress Committee (I)

SOCIAL POSITION:  

First Woman President of the Tamil Catholic Association
President of Tamil Manram.

ACTIVITIES ORGANIZED:

Organised Medical Camps, Free Eye Camps, Helped hundreds  of women
and senior  citizens  avail of the Sanjay-Gandhi Niradhar Yojna benefit

Organized several Anti-dowry programmes

Organized seminars on atrocity on women  and its prevention.

Helped severe physically handicapped persons by getting them booths etc.

Helped in organizing several Family Planning Programs

Sponsored several scholarships  in schools for poor, needy and deserving students in the city of  Mumbai

Organized several dental  camps

Constructed several toilets in slums,  colonies from Municipal
Councillor’s funds.

Several water connections and  facilities  given from my Municipal Councillor’s  funds in several  chawl, slums and buildings.

Provided electricity provided from Municipal  Councillor’s funds in several slums, chawls and buildings.

Tree Plantation done  at the hands several Mayors in the city of Mumbai.

Initiative taken to build and  repair the old buildings and chawls.

Play apparatus from Municipal Councillor’s funds in  several gardens.

Ultra modern gymnasium  and welfare centers constructed  in several places
Undertaken beautification of footpaths and road.

Chairperson of the Sabina Chandrashekhar Memorial Trust, which was established  in 1993  with a view to help the poor and needy, for medical relief and other benefits including  education and scholarship.

Received many awards prizes and been felicitated on several occasions by several organizations for the good   work  carried out.