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Sarbananda Sonowal
Chief Minister of Assam Sarbananda Sonowal.jpg
14th Chief Minister of Assam
Assumed office
24 May 2016
GovernorBanwarilal Purohit
Padmanabha Acharya
Jagdish Mukhi
Preceded byTarun Gogoi
Member of Assam Legislative Assembly
Assumed office
2016
Preceded byRajib Lochan Pegu
ConstituencyMajuli
In office
2001–2004
Preceded byJoy Chandra Nagbanshi
Succeeded byJibantara Ghatowar
ConstituencyMoran
Union Minister of Youth Affairs & Sports
In office
26 May 2014 – 23 May 2016
Prime MinisterNarendra Modi
Preceded byJitendra Singh
Succeeded byJitendra Singh (BJP politician)
Minister of State for Entrepreneurship and Skill Development
In office
26 May 2014 – 9 November 2014
Prime MinisterNarendra Modi
Preceded byOffice established
Succeeded byRajiv Pratap Rudy
Member of parliament for Lakhimpur
In office
16 May 2014 – 23 May 2016
Preceded byRanee Narah
Succeeded byPradan Baruah
ConstituencyLakhimpur
Member of parliament for Dibrugarh
In office
13 May 2004 – 15 May 2009
Preceded byPaban Singh Ghatowar
Succeeded byPaban Singh Ghatowar
ConstituencyDibrugarh
Personal details
Born31 October 1961 (age 58)
DibrugarhAssamIndia
Political partyBharatiya Janata Party (2011-present)
Other political
affiliations
Asom Gana Parishad (2001-11)
ParentsJibeswar Sonowal (father)
Dineswari Sonowal (mother)
Alma materDibrugarh University (BA)
Gauhati University (LLB)

Sarbananda Sonowal is an Indian politician, who served as the former Union Minister for Sports and Youth Affairs, Government of India. He has since then served as the Chief Minister of Assam since 2016 .

He was elected to the 16th Lok Sabha from the Lakhimpur Lok Sabha constituency in Assam as a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party. He has previously served as the president for BJP Assam, and is also a National Executive Member of the party. Sonowal was the president of the All Assam Students Union from 1992 to 1999. Until January 2011, he was a member of the Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) political party but later joined the Bharatiya Janata Party.

 

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