Yadav, Laloo Prasad

Portrait
Born: Jun 11, 1948? AD
Currently alive.

Nationality: Indian
Categories: Labor Leader


1948 - Born in Goplagani, Bihar on the 11th of June.

 

1970 - He led the student movement inspired by Jai Prakash Narayan.

 

1973 - On the 1st of June, he was married to Rabri Devi, who also went on to become the Chief Minister of Bihar.

 

1977 - The former Chief Minister of Bihar leader Late Satyendra Narayan Sinha, placed him as a candidate for the Lok Sabha and campaigned for him.

 

1989 - He became a formidable force in Bihar State Politics, and he successfully led the National Front coalition in Bihar.

 

1990 - He was elected the Chief Minister leaving behind Ram Sundar Das, a former chief minister from Janata Party when the Party came to power.

 

1997 - He formed the Rashtriya Janata Dal RJD.

 

2001 - On the 26th of November, he was again remanded, in a case related to the Fodder scam.

 

2004 - He announced that he would travel by the Railways to get a firsthand experience of the problems faced by the Indian public and went on to make an inspection of the Patna railway station at midnight.

 

2005 - His party, the RJD could win just 54 seats, which put his party in third place, after the Janata Dal

United and the Bharatiya Janata Party.

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