Member of Gujarat Legislative Assembly (MLA) Bhavnagar (East)
Born: 9th January 1959, Liliya.
Education: M.Com. D.C.A., C.C.A.P. (U.K), D.C.O. (I.G.N.O.U.)
Spouse and Children: Shri Vijaybhai Dave, one son.
Occupation: Social service.
- Member, Twelfth Gujarat Legislative Assembly, 2007-12.
- Member, Municipal Corporation, Bhavnagar, 1995-2000 and 2000-05.
- Former Deputy Mayor, 1995-96.
- Former Mayor, 1997-98 (First Woman Deputy Mayor and Mayor).
- Founder President, “Mavtar” Organization working for the welfare of senior citizens.
- Cultural and religious activities and festivals like graba, dhuleti, etc. are organized under the auspices of this organization.
- Awards, Red and White Bravery Award (Social). 2004 by God Fray India Ltd.
- Gold Medal, by the Governor, 2005.
- Best Citizen Award, Shishuvihar Organization, Bhavnagar, 2006.
- Best Woman Social Activist Award, 2011, by Stri Kelavani Mandal – Gujarat (presented by Shri Morari Bapu).
- Elderly people have given her the name of “beloved daughter of parents”.
- Was declared Green Ambassador by the Govt. of Gujarat for her work in the field of Sustainable Environment Protection.
- Active in tree plantation, environment preservation.
Hobby: Philosophy, reading of the books related to human values, fond of listening to the good lectures, listening to Ghazals and Mushairas, serving to poor and aged people.
Travels Abroad: Philippines.
Permanent Address: ‘Basera’, Hill Drive, Plot No. 2201/A/6, Bhavnagar.
Present Address: 27, Ashtavinayak Complex, Opp. Madhav Darshan, Vaghavadi Road,Bhavnagar. Tel. No. (0278) 251 7777.