Akhilesh Prasad Singh


Akhilesh Prasad Singh (born 5 January 1962) is an Indian politician from Bihar, India.[1] He is a member of the Indian National Congress. In 2018, he was elected to Rajya Sabha from Bihar as member of Congress. He was appointed Bihar Pradesh Congress Committee President on 5th December 2022.[2]

Akhilesh Prasad Singh
President of Bihar Pradesh Congress Committee
Assumed office
5 December 2022
Preceded byMadan Mohan Jha
MP of Rajya Sabha for Bihar
Assumed office
3 April 2018
Preceded byAli Anwar, JD(U)
In office
Personal details
Born (1962-01-05) 5 January 1962 (age 61)
Jehanabad, Bihar, India
Political partyIndian National Congress
Residence(s)Arwal, Bihar, India
WebsiteOfficial Website
Source: [1]

Political Career Edit

He was an MLA from 2000-2004 in Arwal.[3] He was a member of parliament of the 14th Lok Sabha (2004) from Motihari as member of Rashtriya Janata Dal. He lost from Purvi Champaran in 2009 and Muzaffarpur in 2014 Indian general election on Indian National Congress ticket. Singh also lost the 2015 Bihar Legislative Assembly election from Tarari constituency to Sudama Prasad.[4]

References Edit

  1. ^ "Fourteenth Lok Sabha". loksabhaph.nic.in. Retrieved 5 December 2022.
  2. ^ "Rajya Sabha MP Akhilesh Prasad Singh Appointed Bihar Congress President". Outlook India. 5 December 2022. Retrieved 5 December 2022.
  3. ^ "Akhilesh Prasad Singh". India Today. 18 April 2009. Retrieved 19 February 2018.
  4. ^ Chaudhary, Pranava Kumar (17 October 2015). "'Leftist' Tarari talks more of caste than communism". The Times of India. Retrieved 19 February 2018.