Binodanand Jha

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Binodanand Jha
3rd Chief Minister of Bihar
In office
18 February 1961 – 2 October 1963
Preceded by Deep Narayan Singh
Succeeded by K. B. Sahay
Personal details
Born (1900-04-17)17 April 1900
Deoghar district, Jharkhand
Political party Indian National Congress
Alma mater Calcutta University

Binodanand Jha (born April 17, 1900), also known as Pandit Binodanand Jha, was an Indian politician originally from the district of Deoghar(Baidyanathdham Deoghar)now in Jharkhand. He was educated at the Central Calcutta College, (now Maulana Azad College) under the University of Calcutta.[1] He was the Chief Minister of Bihar from February 1961 to October 1963. He was elected to the 5th Lok Sabha, lower house of the Parliament of India from the Darbhanga constituency of Bihar in 1971.[2][3][4] He was a member of the Constituent Assembly of India in 1948 from Bihar.[5]

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