Inder Singh Namdhari

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Inder Singh Namdhari

Inder Singh Namdhari (born 11 September 1942) is an Indian politician. He was a member of the Indian Parliament, and represented Chatra (Lok Sabha constituency).[1][2]

He won the 2009 Indian general election as an Independent candidate, with support from the Bharatiya Janata Party and was first Vidhan sabha speaker of Jharkhand.[3] He was prominent leader of Vanachal state movement which demanded separate state for south Bihar.[4]


  1. ^ "Profile of Members". Government of India. Retrieved 1 March 2012.
  2. ^ "Members : Lok Sabha".
  3. ^ Sudhir Kumar Mishra (9 June 2009). "JD-U divided over ally BJP". The Telegraph. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. quote:Despite an "air-tight" pre-poll alliance, the BJP had backed Independent candidates Inder Singh Namdhari and Brij Mohan Ram in Chatra and Palamau Lok Sabha constituencies, respectively. Consequently, JD(U) candidates were defeated in both these seats.
  4. ^ "वनांचल की रूपरेखा, झारखंड का नाम". jagran. 17 August 2018. Retrieved 2 October 2022.

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