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Manoj Sinha
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2nd Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir
Assumed office
7 August 2020
President Ram Nath Kovind
Chief Minister Vacant
Preceded by G. C. Murmu
Minister of State, Government of India
In office
16 May 2014 – 24 May 2019
Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Ministry
Term
Ministry of Railways (MoS) 26 May 2014 - 24 May 2019
Ministry of Communications (MoS, Independent charge) 5 July 2016 - 24 May 2019
Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha
In office
2014–2019
Preceded by Radhe Mohan Singh
Succeeded by Afzal Ansari
Constituency Ghazipur
In office
1999–2004
Preceded by Omprakash Singh
Succeeded by Afzal Ansari
Constituency Ghazipur
In office
1996–1998
Preceded by Vishwanath Shastri
Succeeded by Omprakash Singh
Constituency Ghazipur
Personal details
Born 1 July 1959 (1959-07-01) (age 61)
Mohanpura, Ghazipur District, Uttar Pradesh
Citizenship Indian
Political party Bharatiya Janata Party
Spouse(s)
Neelam Sinha (m. 1977)
Residence
Alma mater Indian Institute of Technology (BHU) Varanasi
Profession Civil engineer

Manoj Sinha (born 1 July 1959) is an Indian politician. On 6 August 2020, he became the 2nd Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir.

He was the Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Communications and Minister of State for Railways in the Government of India.

Sinha was elected as Member of Parliament in the Lok Sabha, representing Ghazipur for three terms from the Bharatiya Janata Party.


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