Soumya Ranjan Patnaik

Soumya Ranjan Patnaik (born 18 August 1952)[1] is an Indian politician and the founder-editor of the Odia daily Sambad. He is also a feature film producer as well as a successful business personality. He was elected to 11th Lok Sabha from Bhubaneswar (Lok Sabha constituency) on Indian National Congress ticket. After he was expelled from Congress[2] he floated a new political party 'Aama Odisha Party' (AOP).[3] He is married to Sudatta Patnaik, daughter of Janaki Ballabh Patnaik and Jayanti Patnaik.

Soumya Ranjan Patnaik
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Member: 11th Lok Sabha
In office
1996–1998
Preceded bySivaji Patnaik
Succeeded byPrasanna Kumar Patasani
ConstituencyBhubaneswar
MP of Rajya Sabha for Odisha
Assumed office
4 April 2018
Preceded byAnanga Udaya Singh Deo, BJD
Personal details
Born
Soumya Ranjan Patnaik

(1952-08-18) 18 August 1952 (age 68)
Bangiriposi, Mayurbhanj, Odisha
Political partyBiju Janata Dal
Other political
affiliations
Indian National Congress, Bharatiya Janata Party, Aama Odisha Party
Spouse(s)Sudatta Patnaik
ChildrenTallina Patnaik, Tanaya Patnaik
Alma materUtkal University,
Banaras Hindu University
Signature
Websitesoumyapatnaik.in

On 6 Mar 2018 he merged Aama Odisha Party into Biju Janata Dal and the very same day he was nominated by Naveen Patnaik as a Biju Janata Dal MP of Rajya Sabha.[4] Shri Soumya Ranjan Patnaik is a member of 16th Assembly of Odisha (2019–2024) elected from Khandapada assembly constituency.[5]

FilmographyEdit

Year Film Language As A Producer As A Writer Director
2005 Babu I Love You Odia Yes Yes Sanjay Nayak
2007 To Pain Nebi Mu Sahe Janama Odia Yes No Sanjay Nayak
2008 Chaati Chiri Dele Tu Odia Yes No S.K. Muralidharan
2008 Nei Jaa Re Megha Mate Odia Yes No S.K. Muralidharan
2009 Suna Chadhei Mo Rupa Chadhei Odia Yes Yes Himanshu Parija
2010 Tu Thile Mo Dara Kahaku Odia Yes No Dilip Panda
2013 Mo Duniya Tu Hi Tu Odia Yes No Sudhakar Basanta
2013 Shivalika Hindi Yes No Biman Sengupta & Bhagabat Kar
2014 Tu Aau Mu Odia Yes No Nishikant Dalabehera
2018 Downup The Exit 796[6][7] Hindi Yes No Jaimin Bal

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Biographical Sketch Member of Parliament". Retrieved 13 April 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ Das, Subrat (2 October 2013). "Congress expels Soumya Patnaik". The Telegraph. Retrieved 13 April 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ Mishra, Sandeep (26 November 2013). "Soumya floats new party". The Times of India. Retrieved 13 April 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. ^ "Odisha politics: Aama Odisha Party allotted pot symbol". Odisha Today. 25 February 2014. Retrieved 13 April 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. ^ https://nationfirstnews.in/news/soumya-ranjan-patnaik-wins-with-biggest-victory-margin-of-2019-polls/
  6. ^ http://www.orissadiary.com/ShowEntertainmentNews.asp?id=62797
  7. ^ "Jaimin Bal - Another Odia Director to debut in Bollywood with Film". 16 December 2015.

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