Dr. Udit Raj (Ex-IRS) is Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha from North-West Delhi. He is also the National Chairman of the All India Confederation of SC/ST Organizations. An influential leader from the Bharatiya Janata Party, he is admired nationally as a social activist for Dalits.
Dr. Udit Raj was born in Ram Nagar village of Allahabad district, Uttar Pradesh to Shri Kallan Singh and Smt. Sukh Dei. After completing his intermediate studies at his native place, he took admission at Jawahar Lal Nehru University, New Delhi in 1980. Right from his college days, he has been actively involved in many socio-political activities, which at times, also affected his studies.Due to financial constraints, he was forced to divert his attention from social activities.