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Kunwar Ratanjit Pratap Narain Singh (known as R. P. N. Singh) (born 25 April 1964), popularly known as Raja Saheb of Padrauna, is an Indian politician and former Minister of State in the Ministry of Home Affairs.

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He was an MP from Kushinagar constituency in 15th Lok Sabha. For the 16th Lok Sabha election even though substantial increase of vote he lost to Rajesh Pandey (BJP).

Recently[when?] Singh was chosen for AICC in charge of Jharkhand[2] and Chhattisgarh.(rpn singh biography)

Personal life

Singh hails from a royal Rajput family[4] of Kushinagar (Padrauna), Uttar Pradesh and attended The Doon School.

In May 2014, he became the president of Doon’s alumni body The Doon School Old Boys’ Society.

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He was married on 7 December 2002 to Sonia Singh (anchor and editorial director at NDTV), and has three daughters. He currently resides in the Palace,

rpn singh congress leader Biography

Padrauna, Kushinagar, Uttar Pradesh, India. His father, Late Kunwar C.P.N. Singh, was also MP of Kushinagar (then Hata) and a Minister of State for Defence in the Indira Gandhi cabinet in 1980.

Kunwar R.P.N. Singh was also former MLA from the seat of Padrauna until he was elected to the Loksabha.(rpn singh biography)

Positions held

M.L.A. (Uttar Pradesh), 1996-2009
President, Uttar Pradesh Youth Congress, 1997-1999
Secretary, AICC, 2003-2006
Elected to the 15th Lok Sabha from the Padrauna constituency, 2009
Union Minister of State, Road, Transport and Highways, 2009-2011
Union Minister of State, Petroleum and Natural Gas and Corporate Affairs, 2011-2013
Secretary, Sri Aurobindo Society Centre (Padrauna)
Secretary, Udit Narain Degree College
Secretary, Udit Narain Inter College
Secretary, Udit Narain Trust
Union Minister of state for Home Affairs 2013-2014
President, The Doon School Old Boys’ Society, 2014–2016

Former Union Minister RPN Singh quit the Congress today amid reports that he is switching to the BJP just weeks before the Uttar Pradesh election.(rpn singh biography)

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RPN Singh, who is from eastern UP’s Kushinahar, was among the Congress’ biggest leaders in Uttar Pradesh and its Jharkhand in-charge. He posted his resignation letter, addressed to Sonia Gandhi, on Twitter.

“Today, at a time, we are celebrating the formation of our great Republic, I begin a new chapter in my political journey. Jai Hind,” he wrote, sharing his brief letter.(rpn singh biography)

Ratanjit Pratap Narain Singh
Minister of State
In office
28 October 2012 – 26 May 2014
Served along with M. Ramachandran
Succeeded by Kiren Rijiju
Member of parliament, Lok Sabha
In office
2009–2014
Constituency Kushi Nagar
Personal details
Born 25 April 1964 (age 57)
New DelhiIndia
Political party Indian National Congress (1996-2022)
Spouse(s) Sonia Singh
Children 3
Residence KushinagarUttar Pradesh
Alma mater The Doon School

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Today, at a time, we are celebrating the formation of our great Republic, I begin a new chapter in my political journey. Jai Hind pic.twitter.com/O4jWyL0YDC

— RPN Singh (@SinghRPN) January 25, 2022
Reports suggest Mr Singh may contest as a BJP candidate in Padrauna, his stronghold, opposite Swami Prasad Maurya, who recently quit the BJP.

Mr Singh has been an MLA from Padrauna for three terms. He was elected as an MP in 2009 but lost in 2014.

Swami Prasad Maurya won the last two state polls from the Padrauna seat, first as a BSP candidate and then as a candidate of the BJP(rpn singh biography)

Ratanjit Pratap Narain Singh biography

Earlier today, Mr Singh changed his Twitter bio and dropped “Congress”, firing massive speculation. “My motto India, First, Always,” reads his bio, which earlier said AICC (All India Congress Committee) in-charge.

 

This is the second big exit from the Congress in Uttar Pradesh after Jitin Prasada quit last year. Mr Prasada, once a close Rahul Gandhi aide like Mr Singh, joined the BJP and later became a minister in the Uttar Pradesh government led by Yogi Adityanath.(rpn singh biography)

Ratanjit Pratap Narain Singh biography

The Congress has lost many top leaders over the past two years. The shock exit of Jyotiraditya Scindia in 2020 was among the triggers for a big churn in the party that led to 23 leaders writing to Sonia Gandhi asking for “visible and full-time” leadership and collective decision-making.(rpn singh biography)

Who is RPN Singh?

Born on April 25, 1964, Ratanjit Pratap Narain Singh belongs to a royal family and has served at various positions in the Sonia Gandhi-led party including the Secretary of AICC.

After being elected from Kushinagar in the 2009 Lok Sabha polls, he was inducted into the Union Council of Ministers. During the UPA-2 tenure, (rpn singh biography)

he functioned as the Minister of State in Road, Transport and Highways, Petroleum and Natural Gas and Corporate Affairs and Home Affairs.

However, he faced a setback by losing successive General Elections in 2014 and 2019 from Kushinagar. (rpn singh biography)

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