Tara Chand (Indian politician)
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|Deputy Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir|
5 January 2009 – 24 December 2014
|Governor||Narinder Nath Vohra|
|Chief Minister||Omar Abdullah|
|Preceded by||Muzaffar Hussain Baig|
|Succeeded by||Nirmal Kumar Singh|
|Speaker of the Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly|
21 November 2002 – 5 January 2009
|Preceded by||Abdul Ahad Vakil|
|Succeeded by||Mohammad Akbar Lone|
Chak Malal village, Akhnoor (J&K)
|Political party||Indian National Congress|
Tara Chand is a Dalit leader of Indian National Congress from Jammu and Kashmir. He was Deputy Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir from 2009 to 2014. He had earlier served as the Speaker of the Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly.
- "Tara Chand – Dalit face of the party".
- "J&K Deputy Chief Minister in the dock".
- From Speaker to likely Deputy CM: Tara Chand steers Cong ship in J&K - Indian Express
- J&K Deputy CM uses 25 official cars instead of two authorised: RTI - IBNLive
- "J&K poll result: Deputy CM and three-time MLA Tara Chand loses". Firstpost. 23 December 2014. Retrieved 13 November 2015.