Hon'ble Governor of Bihar – H.E. Shri Keshri Nath Tripathi


From 27-11-2014 - till Date

35th Governor of Bihar




Born   10th November, 1934
Father's Name   Pandit Harish Chandra Tripathi
Mother's Name   Smt. Shiva Devi
Marital Status   Married.
Spouse's Name   Sudha Tripathi
Children   Ms. Namita Tripathi, Mr. Neeraj Tripathi and Mrs. Nidhi Ojha.
Education   B.A., L.L.B., Allahabad University.
Profession   Practiced as Senior Advocate in Allahabad High Court.
Politics   In his student life, he went to jail in connection with the Kashmir Movement.
Positions Held   Member, Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly, between 1997-2002.

Minister Institutional Finance, 1977-1979.

Speaker, U.P. Legislative Assembly, 1991-1993, 1997-2002, again Speaker since 14 May, 2002 to 19-03-2004.

1987-1989 President, Allahabad High Court Bar Association.

President Commonwealth Parliamentary Association Uttar Pradesh Branch in 1991-1993 & 1997.

Attended the Conferences of Commonwealth Parliamentary Association in 1991, 1992, 1997, 1998, 2000, 2001.

Member of B.J.P’s All India Working Committee.

President, Uttar Pradesh Hindi Sansthan.

Party President of B.J.P. Uttar Pradesh State Unite.

Foreign Visits   Berlin, Bahamas, Toronto, Tokyo, Beijing, Bangkok, Hong Kong, Mauritius, London, Los Angeles, New York, United Kingdom, France, Switzerland, Germany, Austria, Canada, Malta, Nepal, Greece, Netherlands, New Zealand, Italy, Russia.
Literary   Associated with many literary organizations.
Publications   Commentary on The Representation of the People Act, 1951 and two poetic books in Hindi - Manonukriti, Aayu Pankh.
Social Service   Associated with many social service programs.
Special Interests   Law, Education, Literature and Culture. Shri Tripathi is also an Author and Poet.
Present Address   Governor House, B. G. Camp, Patna - 800 022.