June 15, 2024

T. R. Zeliang Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : March 9, 2018

T. R. Zeliang Popularity on Social Media

Short Biography

T. R. Zeliang was born on 21-02-1952 in Peren, Nagaland, India. He is a Nagamese Politician & Chief Minister.

T. R. Zeliang Complete Bio & Career

TR Zeliang is an Indian politician who was the Chief Minister of Nagaland. He attended Don Bosco High School in Assam. There are allegations regarding his Bachelor’s degree and he is said to have been active in Politics since his college days. Initially, he unsuccessfully contested for Nagaland Legislative Assembly elections in 1982 and 1987 from Tening constituency. However, he won consecutively four times from the same constituency in 1989, 1993, 1998 and 2003. He represented Naga People’s Council in 1989, but then contested from Indian National Congress.

 He was appointed as the Minister of Information and Tourism in 1989-90 and as Minister of Relief & Rehabilitation from 1994-98. He served as the Minister for Environment and Forests and Geology during 1997-2003. He along with six other MLA’s formed Nagaland Congress after coming out of Indian National Congress in 2003. However, the party then merged with the Naga People’s Front. He became the Member of RajyaSabha from 2004-08. He returned to Nagaland State politics in 2008. He contested from Peren constituency for State Legislative Assembly elections and was elected in 2008 and 2013. While he was serving as the Minister of Planning and Coordination, he became the Chief Minister of Nagaland in 2014 following Neiphiu Rio’s election to LokSabha. He again sworn into the office in July 2017. 

T. R. Zeliang Popular Videos

T. R. Zeliang Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to late Rangleu. He is married to Kevizenuo Rangkau.

Life's Important Dates Of T. R. Zeliang

Body Measurements

Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Mbaupungwa, Peren
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Dimapur, Nagaland, India
School Don Bosco High School, Dibrugarh
College Kohima College, North Eastern Hill University, Kohima
Qualification B.A
Hobbies Traveling and Reading
Bad Habbits Married

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About T. R. Zeliang

  • He has also served as a Rajya Sabha MP.
  • He comes from a Scheduled Tribe family.
  • In 2013, he became an MLA from Peren constituency of Nagaland.

T. R. Zeliang Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

72 years, 3months, 25 days old age T. R. Zeliang will turn 73 on 21 February, 2025. Only 8 months, 5 days, 19 hours,34 minutes has left for his next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

T. R. Zeliang has celebrated the total number of 72 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

  • 72
  • 11
  • 10
  • 11
  • 10
  • 10
  • 10
  • 10