Thirteenth Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile
Patnaik, Shri Naveen
Constituency   : Aska (Odisha)
Party Name     : Biju Janata Dal (BJD)

Father's Name Late Shri Biju Patnaik
Mother's Name Smt. Gyan Patnaik
Date of Birth 16 Oct 1946
Place of Birth Cuttack (Orissa)
Marital Status Unmarried
Educated at University of Delhi (Delhi)

Permanent Address
Naveen Niwas, Aerodrome Gate,
Bhubaneswar-751 001 (Orissa)
Positions Held
1997 Elected to 11th Lok Sabha
Member, Committee on Commerce
Member, Library Committee
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Steel and Mines
1998 Founder President, Biju Janata Dal
Re-elected to 12th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
Leader, B.J.D. in Lok Sabha
1998-99 Union Cabinet Minister, Steel and Mines
Member, General Purposes Committee
1999 Re-elected to 13th Lok Sabha (3rd term)
13 Oct. 1999— 8 March 2000 Union Cabinet Minister, Mines & Minerals
1999-2000 Leader, Biju Janata Dal Parliamentary Party, Lok Sabha
Member, General Purposes Committee

Books Published
(i) A Second Paradise; (ii) A Desert Kingdom; and (iii) The Garden of Life
Literary, Artistic & Scientific Accomplishments
Writes articles on culture and environment
Social And Cultural Activities
Founder Member, Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage (I.N.T.A.C.H.)
Special Interests
Culture and environment
Favourite Pastime and Recreation
Reading, watching programmes on culture, history and environment
Countries Visited
Widely travelled
Other Information
Played a pioneering role in the international recognition of Indian design; and worked for handloom weavers to enlarge home market for Indian Textiles

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