Somnath Chatterjee

Somnath Chatterjee

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Are you Looking for Somnath Chatterjee Age, Birthday, Height, Net Worth, Family, salary, Weight etc..Find the latest complete information on Somnath Chatterjee was born on 25 July 1929 in Tezpur, Assam. He is a politician.

Real NameSomnath Chatterjee
Famous ForBeing the Speaker of Lok Sabha
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters– 178 cm
in meters– 1.78 m
in feet inches– 5’ 10”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms– 90 kg
in pounds– 200 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourWhite
Political PartyCPI (M), 1968-2008
Political Journey1968: He became a member of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) or CPI(M)
1971: He became a Member of the Lok Sabha by contesting as an independent, supported by CPI (M)
1984: He lost the election to Mamata Banerjee from the Jadavpur Lok Sabha constituency
1986-1989: Member of a Joint Committee on Lok Pal Bill, Member of a Joint Committee on Prasar Bharati Bill
1989: He became the leader of his party in the Lok Sabha
2004: He was elected as the Speaker of the 14th Lok Sabha
2008: He was expelled from the CPI (M)
Personal Life
Date of Birth25 July 1929
BirthplaceTezpur, Assam
Date of Death13 August 2018
Place of DeathKolkata, West Bengal, India
Age (at the time of death)89 Years
Death CauseHeart Attack
Zodiac sign/Sun signLeo
HometownTezpur, Assam
SchoolMitra Institution School
College/UniversityJesus College, University of Cambridge. U.K
Educational QualificationMasters in Arts (Law)
CasteBengali Brahmin
AddressP-514 Raja Basanta Roy Road, Kolkata
HobbiesDigital Art, Gardening and Reading

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ControversyHe rolled into a controversy in 2005 after he issued a statement on the Supreme Court orders directed to the vote of confidence in the Assembly of Jharkhand. He said that the Supreme Court was encroaching on the right of the Legislature by issuing orders on the proceedings of the Jharkhand Assembly. Bharatiya Janata Party heavily criticised his remark and supported the Supreme Court’s decision.

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Girls, Affairs, and More
Marital StatusMarried
Marriage Date7 February 1950
Somnath Chatterjee
Somnath Chatterjee

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