Choudhury Mohan Jatua

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Choudhury Mohan Jatua
Chowdhury Mohan Jatua presenting the award for the Best Actor to Mr. Sasson Gabey for the film “Restoration” at the closing ceremony of the 42nd International Film Festival of India (IFFI-2011), at Panaji, Goa.jpg
Jatua, at IFFI 2011
Member of Parliament
for Mathurapur
Assumed office
Preceded byBasudeb Barman
Minister of State for Information & Broadcasting
In office
22 May 2009 – 22 September 2012
Member of the West Bengal Legislative Assembly
for Mandirbazar
In office
Preceded byNikunja Paik
Succeeded byDr. Tapati Saha
Personal details
Born (1938-06-09) 9 June 1938 (age 83)
Nagendrapur, South 24 Parganas (West Bengal)
Political partyTrinamool Congress
Spouse(s)Arati Jatua
Children1 Son & 2 Daughters
ProfessionSocial Worker, Politician

Choudhury Mohan Jatua is an Indian politician. He was the Union Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting from May 2009 to September 2012. He was elected to the 15th Lok Sabha from Mathurapur.[1]

Jatua is a post graduate in commerce from Calcutta University. A former additional deputy inspector general of police of West Bengal, he became a legislator, in 2001, by winning from the Mandirbazar constituency on a Trinamool Congress ticket.[2]


  1. ^ "Team Manmohun". NDTV. Retrieved 20 June 2009.
  2. ^ "Thumbnail sketches of ministers of state". new Retrieved 20 June 2009.