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Bashistha Narain Singh Biography

About Bashistha Narain Singh

Full Name Shri Bashistha Narain Singh
Elected fromBihar
DOB October 24, 1947
Place of Birth Village Kopwan, Distt. Buxar (Bihar)
Political PartyJanta Dal (United)
Father's NameLate Shri Kamta Singh
Mother's NameLate Shrimati Lakhmuni Devi
Delhi AddressAB-93, Shahjahann Road, New Delhi.
Telephone No.9013181947
Permanent AddressLalganj, Karvi, P.S. Dumrao Textiles, P.S. Dumrao, Distt. Buxar, Bihar.
Marital StatusMarried on 17/5/1967
SpouseShrimati Hewanti Singh
ChildrenOne son and two daughters
EducationM.A. (History) Educated at Patna University, Patna
Profession before joining politics Agriculturist/Farmer,Agriculturist
Positions Held
  • 1990-94 Member, Bihar Legislative Assembly Cabinet Minister, Government of Bihar
  • 1995-98 President, Samata Party, Bihar
  • 1998-99 Member, Twelfth Lok Sabha Member, Standing Committee on Agriculture Member, Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Power Member, Railway Convention Committee
  • 1999 onwards Chairman, Parliamentary Board, Samata Party Nov.
  • April 2002 Elected to Rajya Sabha
  • Jan. 2003 -Feb. 2004 Member, Committee on Railways
  • Aug. 2004 - May 2006 Member, Committee on Agriculture
  • June 2006- March 2008 Member, Committee on Coal and Steel
  • April 2012 Elected to Rajya Sabha
  • Aug. 2012 onwards Member, Committee on Railways Member, Parliamentary Forum on Disaster Management
Book(s) PublishedPublished articles in newspapers and edited one special magazine on Bangladesh
Term03/04/2012 to 02/04/2018
Member ofRajya Sabha
Shri Bashistha Narain Singh

Last Updated on 19 March, 2018.

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