Rameshwar Oraon

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Rameshwar Oraon
Personal details
Born (1947-02-14) 14 February 1947 (age 72)
Daltonganj, Jharkhand
Political partyINC
Spouse(s)Ragini Minz
Children1 son (Rohit Oraon) and 1 daughter (Nisha Oraon Singhmar)
As of 25 September, 2006
Source: [1]

Dr Rameshwar Oraon (born 14 February 1947) is an Indian politician, a member of the 14th Lok Sabha. He represents the Lohardaga constituency of Jharkhand and is a member of the Indian National Congress (INC) political party.[1] He was formerly an Indian Police Service officer, of the 1972 intake. Recipient of President Police medal. He resigned in 2004 to contest the general election and won on the Congress ticket.

Oraon is chairperson of the National Commission for Scheduled Tribes and is thus ex officio a member of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC).


  1. ^ Rana, Mahendra Singh (2006). India Votes: Lok Sabha & Vidhan Sabha Elections 2001-2005. Sarup & Sons. p. 268. ISBN 9788176256476. Retrieved 23 November 2014.

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