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Krishna Raj

Krishna Raj
कृष्णा राज
Minister of State Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare
Assumed office
July 2015
Member of Parliament
for Shahjahanpur
Assumed office
May 2014
Personal details
Born (1967-02-22) 22 February 1967 (age 50)
Nationality Indian
Political party Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
Spouse(s) Virendra Kumar
Children 2 children
Profession Politician,
As of 15 October, 2015

Krishna Raj (born 22 February 1967 Faizabad) is an Indian politician and Central Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare .[1] She is politician from Bhartiya Janata Party. She was elected to Uttar Pradesh assembly in 1996 & 2007 from Mohammadi seat.[2]

She contested 2014 Lok Sabha elections from Shahjahanpur seat of Uttar Pradesh as BJP / NDA candidate and elected to 16th Lok Sabha.

Early life and education

Krishna Raj was born in Faizabad, Uttar Pradesh on February 22, 1967 to Ram Dulare and Sukh Rani. She completed her Master of Arts (M.A.) degree from Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Avadh University, Faizabad.[3]

Positions Held

1996 - 2007 : Member, State Legislative Assembly, Uttar Pradesh 2007 - 2012 : Member, State Legislative Assembly, Uttar Pradesh (2nd Term) May, 2014 : Elected to 16th Lok Sabha 1 Sep. 2014 onwards : Member, Committee on Petitions and energy. And member of Joint Parliament committee on land acquisition bill.[4]


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  4. ^ "Krishna Raj". Government of India. Retrieved 15 October 2015.