Who is Pashupati Kumar Paras?
Pashupati Kumar Paras born in 1953 is an Indian politician from the state of Bihar. He is currently serving as a member of Lok Sabha from Hajipur (Lok Sabha constituency). Pashupati Kumar Paras was Minister for Animal and Fish Resources Department in the Government of Bihar. He is the younger brother of Ram Vilas Paswan and also the National President of the [Lok Janshakti Party].
Pashupati Kumar Paras has been a member of Bihar Legislative Assembly from Alauli since 1977. He has earlier served thrice as a minister in the state. Having lost the last election in 2015. At the time of his appointment as a Minister in 2017, he was neither a member of Assembly nor Council and was therefore later accommodated as an MLC from the Governor’s quota.
Pashupati Kumar Paras Latest News
Pashupati Kumar Paras elected as LJP leader in Lok Sabha. Pashupati Kumar Paras was on Monday unanimously elected as the leader of the Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) in the Lok Sabha, according to news agency ANI. The decision comes after five of the six MPs of the LJP joined hands against Paswan and rallied behind Paras. These MPs will be meeting Lok Sabha speaker Om Birla at 3pm today in Delhi.
It has been reported that the ‘rebels’ have not been happy with the style of functioning of Chirag, who took over the party reins after his father, LJP founder and former Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan died in 2020.
“There are 6 MPs in our party. It was the desire of 5 MPs to save our party. So, I’ve not broken the party, I’ve saved it. Chirag Paswan is my nephew as well as the party’s national president. I have no objection against him,” Paras, who is currently representing the Hajipur Lok Sabha seat in Bihar, told reporters during a media interaction earlier in the day. However, he said that Paswan can continue to remain a member of the party.
Pashupati Kumar Paras Political Timeline
2019 – He contested and won 17th Lok Sabha elections from Hajipur.
2005 – He contested and won the assembly elections from Alauli as a LJP candidate and defeated RJD’s Mira Devi by a margin of 9711 votes. He lost the following elections in 2010 and 2015.
2000 – He contested and won the assembly elections from Alauli as a JDU candidate and defeated RJD’s Ram Briksh Sada by a margin of 4686 votes.
1995 – He contested and won the assembly elections from Alauli as a JD candidate and defeated INC’s Mishri Sada by a margin of 21699 votes.
1985 – He contested and won the assembly elections from Alauli as a LKD candidate and defeated INC’s Vageshwar Paswan by a margin of 21699 votes.
Pashupati Kumar Paras Contact, Address
Permanent address – Vill.Mantriji Tola, Saherbani, Post-Saherbani, Thana-Alauli,Dist.Khagariya(Bihar)
Contact Number – 9431025999
Email – NA
Pashupati Kumar Paras Biography, Wiki
|Full Name||Pashupati Kumar Paras|
|Date Of Birth||06 Jun 1957 (Age 64)|
|Place Of Birth||Shaharbanni, Khagaria, Bihar|
|Party Name||Lok Jan Shakti Party|
|Education||B.A. Pol. Sc. (Hons), B.Ed|
|Father’s Name||Jamun Das|
|Mother’s Name||Late Smt. Siya Devi|
|Spouse Name||Smt. Sobha Devi|
|Spouse Profession||Retd. Govt Teacher & Agriculture|
|Educated From||Koshi College, Khagaria, Bihar and Teacher Training Maha Vidhayalaya, Bhagalpur, Bihar|
|Countries Visited||Nepal, United Kingdom, United State of America|
|Children||1 Son, 1 Daughter|