Tapas Paul

Results from Tapas Paul

Candidate Name Party Status Votes Secured
Krishnanagar West Bengal Lok Sabha Election 2019 Tapas Paul
Constituency : Krishnanagar(West Bengal)
Party Name : All India Trinamool Congress
Father's Name : Late Dr. Gajendra Chandrapal
Mother's Name : Smt. Mira Pal
Date of Birth : 29 Sep 1958
Place of Birth : Chander Nagore, Distt. Hooghly (West Bengal)
Marital Status : Married
Date of Marriage : 16 Jan 1985
Spouse's Name : Smt. Nandini Paul
No.of Daughters : 1
Educational Qualifications :
B.Sc. (Bio Science)
Educated at Hooghly Mohsin College, University of Burdwan, West Bengal
Profession : Film Artist

Positions Held

Member, West Bengal Legislative Assembly (Two terms)
Chairman, Standing Committee for Information & Culture, Youth and Sports, West Bengal Legislative Assembly
2009 Elected to 15th Lok Sabha
31 Aug. 2009
Member, Standing Committee on Human Resource Development
Member, Standing Committee on Chemicals and Fertilizers
23 Sep. 2009 Member, Rules Committee
24 Dec. 2009
Member, Committee on Provision of Computers to Members of Lok Sabha
Member, Standing Committee on Information and Broadcasting
May, 2014 Re-elected to 16th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
1 Sep. 2014 - 31 Aug. 2016 Member, Standing Committee on Defence
Sep. 2014 Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
1 Sep. 2016 onwards Member, Standing Committee on Industry

Literary Artistic & Scientific Accomplishments

Started professional career in 1979 as a film artist in a Bengali film; completed more than 400 films in Bengali, Hindi & Oriya; awarded B.F.J.A. Filmfare Award, Uttam Kumar Award, Pranotesh Barua Award and many more; H.M.V. has launched music album; Film Uttara has been Internationally acknowledged and received many Awards

Social And Cultural Activities

Actively taken part in Thalassemia and blood donation camps; Looked after Old Age Home and Orphange and vagrancy Home; and Took part in fund raising for relief causes in West Bengal & other States as well

Special Interests

Acting, sports, music and social work

Favourite Pastime and Recreation

Watching movies, reading books, listening to music and attending various social functions

Sports and Clubs

Loves to play hockey, football and golf; Played hockey for Chandernagore Boys Sporting Club; and President, Atlanta Club in Golf Club, West Bengal; Member, (i) Kolkatta Golf Club; (ii) Prinston Club; and Honorary Member, Lions Club, Kolkata

Countries Visited

France, Italy, Singapore, Thailand (Bangkok), U.K., and U.S.A.




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