Governor of Bihar

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 Hon'ble Governor of Bihar - Keshri Nath Tripathi

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Born   25th November, 1934.
Father's Name   Late Pandit Harish Chandra Tripathi
Mother's Name   Late Smt. Shiva Devi.
Marital Status   Married.
Spouse's Name   Sudha Tripathi.
Children   Namita Tripathi, Neeraj Tripathi, and Mrs. Nidhi Ojha.
Education   L.L.B.
    Honoris Causa Degree of D.Litt. in Law by C.C.S. University, Meerut.
Profession   Practiced as Senior Advocate at Allahabad High Court.
Positions Held   Member, Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly, 1977-80, 1989-91, 1991-92, 1993-95, 1996-2002, 2002-07.

Speaker, Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly, 1991-93, 1997-2002 and May 2002-04.

Cabinet Minister, Institutional Finance & Sales Tax, UP, 1977-79.

Governor, West Bengal, 14-07-2014.

Governor, Bihar, 27-11-2014. (Additional Charge)

Governor, Meghalaya, 06-01-2015. (Additional Charge)

Governor, Mizoram, 04-04-2015. (Additional Charge)

Governor, Bihar, 20-06-2017. (Additional Charge)


Other Works   Has published many books as an Author and as Poet. His chief literary works are two anthologies called Manonukriti and Aayu Pankh. On professional side, his commentary on The Representation of People Act, 1951 is still widely esteemed. He has also written many books in English and remains a part of gathering of Hindi Poets that takes place both in India and abroad.
Present Address   Governor House, B. G. Camp, Patna - 800 022.