Radha Mohan Singh

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Radha Mohan Singh
Minister of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare
Assumed office
26 May 2014
Preceded bySharad Pawar
Member of the Lok Sabha
for Purvi Champaran
Assumed office
16 May 2014
Personal details
Born (1949-09-01) 1 September 1949 (age 69)
Narha Panapur, East Champaran, Bihar, India
Political partyBharatiya Janata Party
Spouse(s)Shanti Devi
Children1 son 1 daughter
ResidenceMotihari, East Champaran, Bihar, India
Alma materM.S. College, Bihar University, Motihari, Bihar

Radha Mohan Singh (born 1 September 1949) is an Indian politician having affiliations with Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) who is the Union Minister of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, India. Singh was president of BJP's Bihar State unit from 2006 to 2009. He was elected to 9th Lok Sabha, 11th Lok Sabha, 13th Lok Sabha, 15th Lok Sabha and is currently a member of the 16th Lok Sabha.He represents Purvi Champaran constituency in Bihar state.His stature has grown which can be traced by seeing his performance in the previous election- in 2009, he won by a margin of 79,290 votes which substantially rose to 1,92,163.He was inducted in Narendra Modi led central government as a cabinet minister and currently holds the portfolio of Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, India. Since 2014 [1] [2] He listed cow protection and better breeding of Indian cows as one of his priorities.[3]

Early life[edit]

Since his youth, he has been an active RSS Swayamsevak. He embarked upon a political career after becoming a member of Jan Sangh and BJP. His political journey has always been on an upward trajectory and it continued when he became the Union Cabinet Minister. After assuming charge, he said: “Our mission is to empower farmers of the country.

Social And Cultural Activities[edit]

Associated with:

  • Vaidyanath Seva Trust
  • Rickshaw Chalak Kalyan Samiti, Motihari. Bihar
  • Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhayaya Smriti

Special Interests[edit]

  • Rural welfare, working especially for SC, ST and the downtrodden; Member, Rashtriya Swayam Sevak Sangh since childhood
  • Favourite Pastime and Recreation
  • Social Work
  • Sports and Clubs
  • District President -Association of Bihar Cricket; Ex-State Vice President -Association of Bihar Cricket

Countries Visited[edit]

Bangladesh, Turkey, England, France, Malaysia, New Zealand. Scotland. Singapore and Thailand”[4]


  1. ^ Biography - Radha Mohan Singh
  2. ^ http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/lok-sabha-elections-2014/news/PM-Modi-announces-list-of-Cabinet-ministers-with-portfolios/articleshow/35621676.cms
  3. ^ http://indianexpress.com/article/india/politics/cow-protection-better-breeding-on-priority-list/
  4. ^ "Radha Mohan Singh Official Website".
Lok Sabha
Preceded by
Prabhawati Gupta
Member of Parliament
for Motihari (Merged into Paschim Champaran in 2008)

1996 – 1998
Succeeded by
Rama Devi
Preceded by
Rama Devi
Member of Parliament
for Motihari (Merged into Paschim Champaran in 2008)

1999 – 2004
Succeeded by
Akhilesh Prasad Singh
Preceded by
Constituency created in 2009
Member of Parliament
for Paschim Champaran

2009 – Present
Succeeded by
Political offices
Preceded by
Sharad Pawar
Minister of Agriculture
26 May 2014 – present
Succeeded by

His Social media link Official Facebook Id :- https://m.facebook.com/SinghRadhaMohan/ Official Twitter Id :- https://twitter.com/RadhamohanBJP Official Instagram Id :- https://www.instagram.com/radhamohanbjp/

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