- Apprentice Lawyer
Conversation with Agatha Sangma Minister of State for Rural Development
Agatha Sangma (pictured) has the distinction of being the youngest Member of Parliament and is a Minister of State for Rural Development in the UPA government. Elected from the Tura constituency from the North Eastern state of Meghalaya, the Nationalist Congress Party MP is well aware of the rigmaroles of political life having seen her father, former speaker of Lok Sabha, P.A. Sangma go through the grind. A lawyer, environmentalist and an amateur photographer, Agatha Sangma speaks to Bar & Bench on law school, entry of foreign law firms and the problems faced by young girls from the North East.