Devendra Singh (politician)

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Devendra Singh
Member of the India Parliament
for Akbarpur
Assumed office
Preceded byRaja Ram Pal
Personal details
Born (1954-04-02) 2 April 1954 (age 65)
Ranepur,Rasulabad, Kanpur Dehat district, Uttar Pradesh
Political partyBhartiya Janta Party (BJP)
Alma materHigh School
ProfessionPolitician, Agriculturist

Devendra Singh Alias Bhole Singh (born 2 April 1954) is a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party and has won the Indian general elections, 2014 from the Kanpur Dehat (Lok Sabha constituency). He also won 1993 and 1996 Vidhan Sabha Election from Derapur Assembly seat of Kanpur Dehat.[1]

Early life and education[edit]

Devendra Singh was born on April 2, 1954 to Shri Darshan Singh and Smt. Kanak Rani. He completed High School from Board of High School and Intermediate Education Uttar Pradesh, Allahabad.

Positions Held[edit]

16 May 2014 Elected to 16th Lok Sabha (Lok Sabha Constituency Akbarpur-44) 1 Sep. 2014 onwards Member, Standing Committee on Energy

Political Life[edit]

He started his career in politics as Bhartiya Janta Party worker. First time he participated in the bye-elections in state assembly (UP) and he won the seat from Derapur Legislative Assembly constituency.He was also winner as BJP candidate in UP state assembly general elections in 2007[2]


  1. ^ "Constituencywise-All Candidates". Retrieved 17 May 2014.
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