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Pratap Chandra Sarangi

Pratap Chandra Sarangi
Saturday, January 1, 1955
pratapchandrasarangi@gmail.com
9437033216
Balasore
Pratap Sarangi is current MP from Balasore [Odisha]. He belongs to Bharatiya Janata Party [ BJP ]. He had been selected as Member of the Odisha Legislative Assembly, from 2004 to 2009 and from 2009 to 2014, both times from Nilagiri constituency. Pratap Chandra Sarangi is a Minister of State in the Government of India for Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries and Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises. He is a social worker from Balasore, Odisha and serves as a National Executive member of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

1. In 2019 He was elected as MP from Nilagiri[ BJP ].

In May 2019, Sarangi became Minister of State for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises and Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries. Sarangi opened schools for the poor called Samar Kara Kendra, under the Gana Shikhsa Mandir Yojana in tribal villages in Balasore and Mayurbhanj District also spending the major portion of his MLA pension to support the education of poor children in his area. He also contested in the 2014 Indian general election from Balasore, Lok Sabha constituency as a BJP candidate, which he lost.[5] He contested again in the 2019 Indian general election from Balasore, Lok Sabha constituency as a BJP candidate, in which he defeated the Biju Janata Dal candidate and sitting MP, Rabindra Kumar Jena, by a margin of 12,956 votes.

Pratap Sarangi

In May 2019, Sarangi became Minister of State for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises and Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries. Sarangi opened schools for the poor called Samar Kara Kendra, under the Gana Shikhsa Mandir Yojana in tribal villages in Balasore and Mayurbhanj District also spending the major portion of his MLA pension to support the education of poor children in his area. He also contested in the 2014 Indian general election from Balasore, Lok Sabha constituency as a BJP candidate, which he lost.[5] He contested again in the 2019 Indian general election from Balasore, Lok Sabha constituency as a BJP candidate, in which he defeated the Biju Janata Dal candidate and sitting MP, Rabindra Kumar Jena, by a margin of 12,956 votes.
He completed his bachelor's degree from Fakir Mohan College, Balasore under Utkal university in 1975.Pratap Sarangi was born on 4 January 1955 in the village of Gopinathpur, Nilagiri, Balasore. He completed his bachelor's degree from Fakir Mohan College, Balasore under Utkal university in 1975. Since his childhood, Sarangi was a spiritual seeker. He wanted to become a monk of the Ramakrishna Math. He made several visits to Belur Math, the headquarters of the Ramakrishna Order in Howrah, West Bengal. The monks of the Math discussed with Sarangi about his desire and examined his biodata. They came to know that Sarangi's widowed mother was alive. They insisted that he should go back and serve her. After his return to his village, he became involved in various social activities.

Pratap Sarangi's Election History

Sr.No.

Year

Party

Constituency

Election

Result

Description

1

2019

BJP

Nilagiri

MP

Won

WON