Sripati Mishra was first elected to Vidhan Sabha and became its speaker in 1980. He remained in this office from 7 July 1980 till 18 July 1982. He became Chief Minister after resignation of Vishwanath Pratap Singh in 1982. He remained in office from 19 July 1982 till 3 August 1984. Dr Yogendra Narain served as his Principal Secretary. Later, he was elected to the Lok Sabha in 1984.
He was among a few politicians who reached the top slot in the state from village politics.
Also, he was senior member of the Uttar Pradesh Bar Council.
A college, Pt. Sripati Mishra Degree College in Tawakkalpur Nagara (Surapur), Kadipur, Sultanpur, Uttar Pradesh has been founded in his memory and currently this college is one of the best educational institute in district.
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- http://us.rediff.com/news/2007/mar/13uppoll3.htm No UP CM completed full term
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- http://126.96.36.199:8080/members/SG_biodata.asp?code=2 Secretary-General Rajya Sabha Biodata
- http://articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com/2002-12-09/lucknow/27308930_1_upbc-camp-office-bar-council Do not commercialise legal profession: Judge
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- http://www.ugc.ac.in/inside/alphareco_college.php?resultpage=3&st=P Colleges - University Grants Commission
|Speaker of UP Legislative Assembly
7 July 1980 – 18 July 1982
Vishwanath Pratap Singh
|Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh
19 July 1982 – 3 August 1984
Narayan Dutt Tiwari
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