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CHANDRANATH SINHA

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Cabinet Minister in Government of West Bengal

NAME – Chandranath Sinha

PROFESSION– Cultivation and Politician

BORN – 01/11/1962.

AGE – 58 years

FATHER’S NAME – Late Bimal Krishna Sinha

EDUCATION – Post-Graduate

POLITICAL AFFILIATIONS/PARTY– All India Trinamool Congress

CONSTITUENCY – Bolpur

E-MAIL – [email protected]

Contact Number – 9434249828

REMARKABLE ACHIEVEMENT– N/A

AWARDS – N/A

BACKGROUND

Chandranath Sinha was born on 1st November, 1962 to Late Bimal Krishna Sinha. His wife is a businesswoman and he is politician affiliated with All India Trinamool Congress.

He was Minister for Panchayat and then became Rural Development Minister for Fisheries in Government of West Bengal and currently is the Minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises and Textiles.

MAJOR INITIATIVES-

Boosting the fish production and improving the economy of the state.

He called upon the ICAR Fisheries Research Institutes for fisheries development in state.

CAREER TIMELINE/ POSITIONS HELD

(2011 – 2012) Minister for Panchayat and Rural Development

(2012 – 2021) Minister for Fisheries, Government of West Bengal

(2021 – incumbent) Minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises and Textiles

CONTROVERSIES/CASES

Zero criminal cases as declared by him in affidavit

He skipped the cabinet meeting with 3 other cabinet ministers which became a huge controversy.

Last updated on 16-07-2021

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