|Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha|
|Assumed office |
16 May 2014
|Prime Minister||Narendra Modi|
|Preceded by||Bhudeo Choudhary|
|President of the Lok Janashakti Party|
|Assumed office |
5 November 2019
|Preceded by||Ram Vilas Paswan|
|Political party||Lok Janashakti Party|
|Parents||Father : Ram Vilas Paswan|
Mother : Reena Paswan
|Relatives||Prince Raj (cousin)|
|Residence||Mantri Ji Tola, Post - Saharbanni, Alauli, Khagaria, Bihar, India|
Paswan was elected as member of the 16th Lok Sabha in the 2014 Indian general election from Jamui constituency in Bihar, while his father won from Hajipur constituency both through Lok Janshakti Party.
Early life and acting careerEdit
Subsequently, Paswan contested the 2014 elections for the Lok Janashakti Party in the seat of Jamui. He won the seat, defeating the nearest rival Sudhansu Shekhar Bhaskar of Rashtriya Janata Dal by over 85,000 votes. Paswan retained his seat in the 2019 elections, securing a total of 528,771 votes and defeating nearest rival Bhudeo Choudhary.
Paswan also owns a NGO named Chirag ka Rojgar, a foundation to provide jobs to the unemployed youths of his state.
Ahead of the upcoming Bihar Assembly Elections 2020, Chirag Paswan launched 'Bihar First Bihari First' campaign drawing attention of the youth of Bihar. Bihar First, Bihari First campaign aims at developing the state of Bihar thoroughly. Paswan also added that there is an utmost requirement to make Bihar a 'number one' State.
- 2011 Miley Naa Miley Hum
|2012||Stardust Awards||Superstar Of Tomorrow - Male||Miley Naa Miley Hum||Nominated|
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