Harivansh Narayan Singh Biography,Age,Family,Children & Wiki
Harivansh Narayan Singh (born 30 June 1956) is an Indian journalist and politician, who is the currently appointed as Deputy Chairman of the Rajya Sabha, the upper house of the Indian Parliament. Harivansh Narayan Singh born on 30 June 1956. Harivansh Narayan Singh age is 62 years.The 62-year-old first time MP from Nitish Kumar-led JD(U) had briefly worked as an adviser to the former Prime Minister Chandra Shekhar but went back to journalism after that government fell.Harivansh Narayan Singh born in Ballia, Uttar Pradesh was always a meritorious student and he has done M A in Economics and Diploma in Journalism from Banaras Hindu University.
Harivansh Narayan Singh Biography/Wikis
|Real Name||Harivansh Narayan Singh|
|Date Of Birth||30 June 1956|
|Birthplace||Ballia ,Uttar Pradesh|
|Hometown||Sitab Diara Village,Saran District|
|Educational Qualification||M A in Economics|
Diploma in Journalism
|Schools||J P Inter College, Uttar Pradesh|
|College||Banaras Hindu University(B.H.U)|
|Hobbies||Reading & Writing|
Harivansh Narayan Singh Physical Stats
|Height(approx)||In Centimeters 163 cm|
In Meters 1.63 m
In Inches 5’4″
|Weight(approx)||In Pound 165 lbs|
In Kilogram 70 kg
|Hair Color||Salt & Pepper|
|Shoe Size||10 Inches|
Harivansh Narayan Singh Family & Relatives
|Father||Late Shri Bake Bihari Singh|
|Mother||Shrimati Devjani Devi|
|Wife ||Shrimati Asha Singh(House Wife)|
(April 23 1978 to present)
|Children||One Daughter & one Son|
|Harivansh Narayan Singh Address||03, Umashanti Appartment, Kanke Road, Post – Ranchi University, P.S. – Gonda, Ranchi, Jharkhand. 834008|
Harivansh Narayan Singh Controversies
- 3 Charges related to Punishment for Defamation (IPC Section-500)
- 2 Charges related to Printing or engraving matter known to be defamatory (IPC Section-501)
Political Journey of Harivansh Narayan Singh
2014: Appointed to Rajya Sabha, representing Bihar.
2018: Elected as the Deputy Chairman of Rajya Sabha
During college days Harivansh was greatly influenced by t socialist leader Jayaprakash Narayan (JP). He participated actively in the JP Movement of 1974.
Harivansh Singh joined Times of India as a trainee journalist in year 1977.
Harivansh also worked with ‘Dharmyug’ magazine when he moved to Mumbai till 1981.
He also worked with Bank of India from 1981 to 1984.
When Chandrashekhar became the Prime Minister in 1990 after VP Singh, Harivansh was roped in as his additional media advisor.
With his soft spoken skill he not only revived struggling newspaper Prabhat Khabar but also launched new editions of the Hindi daily in Jharkhand, Bihar, and West Bengal.
After serving as editor in Prabhat Khabar for over 25 years, Harivansh was nominated for Rajya Sabha in 2014 by the Nitish Kumar’s JDU & was appointed in Rajya Sabha in 2014.
In 2018 he was elected as Deputy Chairman of the Rajya Sabha
Harivansh Narayan Singh will perform the functions of Rajya Sabha Chairman in case of a vacancy in the office of the Chairman or when the Vice-President is discharging the functions of the President.
Harivansh Narayan Singh Money Factors
|Total||1.5 Crore(As in 2014)|
Lesser Known Fact about Harivansh Narayan Singh
Does Harivansh smoke?: Not Known
Does Harivansh drinks alcohol?: Not Known
Harivansh had revealed in one interview that he started his first job on a salary of just Rs 500 per month.
In 2014 he became the member of Rajya Sabha Representing Bihar..
After becoming member of Rajya Sabha, he adopted Bahuaara village in Rohtas.
A candidate of the ruling NDA, he was elected to the deputy chairman’s post today securing 125 votes against 105 for Congress MP B K Hariprasad.
He was awarded Madhav Rao Sapre Award in Bhopal for his contributions to journalism.
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