Shanta Kumar

Positions Held

Ministry Tenure
Member of Parliament for Kangra 16 May 2014

Personal Details

Date Of Birth 12 September 1934 (age 84)
Place Kangra, Punjab, British India (now in Himachal Pradesh, India)
Political Party Bharatiya Janata Party
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Shanta Kumar (born 12 September 1934) is a former 3rd Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh and a former Union Minister in Government of India.
He is a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party. He was elected to the 9th Lok Sabha from Kangra constituency in 1989.
He was re-elected to the Lok Sabha in 1998 and 1999 from the same constituency. He has written a number of books.