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Himanta Biswa Sarma Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : November 5, 2019

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Short Biography

Himanta Biswa Sarma was born on 01-02-1969 in Ulubari, Guwahati in the state of Assam, India. He is an Indian Politician.

Other Name: Himanta

Himanta Biswa Sarma Complete Bio & Career

Himanta Biswas Sarma
Recently remained in debate for contesting in the Lok Sabha polls, Himanta Biswas Sarma is an Indian politician serving with the designation of an MLA from Jalukbari, Assam. He is currently a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party since 2015. Apart from these two designations, Himanta has also served as the Cabinet Minister and convener for BJP. 
Initial career phase 
Born in Guwahati in 1969, Himanta Biswas Sarma completed his schooling in Guwahati in the year 1985. After his schooling, he started with higher education at Cotton College. After completing his graduation in the year 1990, he performed his duties in the form of a General Secretary of the Cotton college Student’s Union from the years 1991 to 1992. He completed graduation and post-graduation in political science in 1990 and 1992 respectively from the same college. After this, he also completed LLB from Government Law College in Guwahati and a Ph.D degree from the Guwahati University too. Sarma started practicing law with the Guwahati High Court in the period 1996 to 2001. From here, he started with his professional career in life. 
Himanta and Politics 
In the year 2001, Himanta was firstly elected for the Assam Legislative Assembly where he successfully defeated the leader AsomGana Parishad and Bhrigu Kumar Phukan. This victory re-elected him in the year 2006 and after that in 2011 for three consecutive terms. with more than 75000 votes. Sarma handled important portfolios for both the Cabinet and State designated as the Minister of State of Agriculture, Planning and Development, Health, Finance, Education, and Assam Accord Implementation from the period between 2002 to 2014. 
His decision to join BJP 
Sarma when began his journey in politics joint the Congress party in Jorhat. He worked as an MLA from the same state from 2001 to 2005 with the Indian National Congress ticket. However, in the year 2015, Sarma joined the Bharatiya Janata Party. He took the oath on 24th of May 2016 when he won the Assembly elections held in 2016 designated as Cabinet Minister. However, after having political differences with TarunGogoi he resigned from every portfolio in 2014. 
Currently, Sarma is working with Badminton Association of India, elected as the President. Along with this, Sarma has also worked as the Assam Badminton Association since 2016. Be it a Cabinet Minister, convener or any other designation, Himanta has always served each role with complete dedication towards his duties. 

Himanta Biswa Sarma Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to Kailash Nath Sarma and Mrinalini Devi. He has a brother named Susanta Biswa Sarma. He is married to Riniki Bhuyan Sarma and together the couple has a daughter named Sukanya Sarma and a son named Nandi Biswa Sarma.

Life's Important Dates Of Himanta Biswa Sarma

Body Measurements

Skin Colour Wheatish
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Jorhat, Assam
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
School Kamrup Academy School, Guwahati
College Cotton College, Guwahati
Hobbies Reading and Writing Books
Marital Status Married
Debut Political Debut - 2001 (As an MLA)
Salary N/A
Net Worth INR 6 Crores
Official Website www.himantabiswasarma.com
E-Mail himantab@hotmail.com
Contact No 9954048088


Car Collections TOYOTA INNOVA


Favorite Color White
Favorite Player Sourav Ganguly
Favorite Sport Cricket and Badminton
Favorite Politician Narendra Modi
Favorite Actor Akshay Kumar

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Himanta Biswa Sarma

  • He was General Secretary (GS) of Cotton college Student's Union from 1991 to 1992.
  • During his tenure as Education Minister of Assam, three Medical colleges in Jorhat, Barpeta and Tezpur came up.
  • During his tenure more than 50,000 teachers were appointed for the first time through TET after he abolished the system of interviews.
  • On 23 April 2017, Sarma was unanimously elected as President of Badminton Association of India.
  • He was the longest serving vice-president of Assam Cricket Association. He served as vice president from 2002 to 2016.

Himanta Biswa Sarma Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

55 years, 0month, 24 days old age Himanta Biswa Sarma will turn 56 on 01 February, 2025. Only 11 months, 6 days, 18 hours,12 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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