Bhakta Charan Das

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Bhakta Charan Das
MP, 12th, 13th and 15th Lok Sabha,
In office
Preceded by Bikram Keshari Deo
Succeeded by Arka Keshari Deo
Constituency Kalahandi
Spokesperson and Secretary All India Congress Committee
Minister of State Ministry of Railways (India)
In office
Deputy Minister Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports (India)
In office
Personal details
Born (1958-11-26) 26 November 1958 (age 55)
Kalahandi, Odisha
Political party Indian National Congress
Other political
Samajwadi Janata Party (Rashtriya) (1989–1996)
Spouse(s) Smt. Sunanda Das
Children 2 Sons
Alma mater Sambalpur University
Profession Social Worker, Advocate, Journalist
Religion Hindu

Bhakta Charan Das (born 26 November 1958) is an Indian politician. He was a member of the Indian Parliament, and represented the Kalahandi constituency in the 15th Lok Sabha.[1]

Das graduated from the Sambalpur University and, with a background in Law, worked as an advocate before joining politics.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Profile of Members". Government of India. Retrieved March 12, 2012. 

In May 2013, he was made official spokesman of the Congress party.