Radha Mohan Singh


Radha Mohan Singh
The Union Minister for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Shri Radha Mohan Singh briefing the media on Project Chaman, in New Delhi on October 16, 2017.jpg
National Vice-President, Bharatiya Janata Party
Assumed office
26 September 2020
Minister of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare
In office
26 May 2014 – 30 May 2019
Preceded bySharad Pawar
Succeeded byNarendra Singh Tomar
Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha
Assumed office
ConstituencyPurvi Champaran
Personal details
Born (1949-09-01) 1 September 1949 (age 72)
Narha Panapur, Bihar, India
Political partyBharatiya Janata Party
Spouse(s)Shanti Devi
Children1 son 1 daughter
ResidenceMotihari, East Champaran, Bihar, India
Alma materM.S. College, Bihar University, Motihari, Bihar

Radha Mohan Singh (born 1 Sept 1949) is National Vice-president of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) . Who was the Union Minister of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare. Singh was President of BJP's Bihar State unit from 2006 to 2009. He was elected to 9th Lok Sabha, 11th Lok Sabha, 13th Lok Sabha, 15th Lok Sabha, 16th Lok Sabha and Currently member of 17th Lok Sabha , Chairperson for Parliamentary Standing committee on Railways, National Election Officer, BJP & Incharge for UP BJP .

He represents Purvi Champaran constituency in Bihar state. His stature has grown which can be traced by seeing his performance in the previous elections and his outstanding performance as Central minister in Agriculture ministry .[1][2][3]

Early life

Since his youth, he has been an active RSS Swayamsevak.[1] He embarked upon a political career after becoming a member of Jan Sangh and BJP.

Social And Cultural Activities

Associated with:

  • Vaidyanath Seva Trust
  • Rickshaw Chalak Kalyan Samiti, Motihari. Bihar
  • Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhayaya Smriti

Parliamentary career

He was first elected as Member of Parliament (MP) in 9th Lok Sabha (1989) & is currently Member of Parliament in 17th Lok Sabha (2019).

Lok Sabha
Preceded by Member of Parliament
for Motihari (Merged into Purvi Champaran in 2008)

1989 – 1991
Succeeded by
Preceded by Member of Parliament
for Motihari (Merged into Purvi Champaran in 2008)

1996 – 1998
Succeeded by
Preceded by Member of Parliament
for Motihari (Merged into Purvi Champaran in 2008)

1999 – 2004
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Constituency created in 2009
Member of Parliament
for Purvi Champaran

2009 – Present
Succeeded by
Political offices
Preceded by Minister of Agriculture
26 May 2014 – 24 May 2019
Succeeded by


  1. ^ a b Biography - Radha Mohan Singh, archived from the original on 17 March 2018, retrieved 8 September 2017
  2. ^ http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/lok-sabha-elections-2014/news/PM-Modi-announces-list-of-Cabinet-ministers-with-portfolios/articleshow/35621676.cms. Archived from the original on 28 May 2014. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. ^ "Cow protection, better breeding on priority list". 29 May 2014.

External links

  • Official website