Biography of Naveen Patnaik

Naveen Patnaik, son of late Chief Minister of Orissa, Biju Patnaik, was born on October 16, 1946 at Cuttack. His early education was completed at Welham Preparatory School for Boys in Dehradun. Later he joined the Doon Public School, Dehradun and acquired a good knowledge in history, oil painting and athletics. To receive higher education, he came to Delhi and joined Delhi University where he was awarded a Bachelors Degree.

He has always been associated with art, ecology and culture. Naveen Patnaik is a founder member of the Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage.

Patnaik entered the political arena during the 11th Lok Sabha Parliamentary elections and got elected from Aska Parliamentary constituency. He was a member of the consultative committee of Ministry of Steel and Mines. In 1998, he formed the Biju Janata Dal Party in Orissa. Presently, he is the Chief Minister of Orissa.

2 responses to “Naveen Patnaik”

  1. gajendra barad says:

    sir change the total face of odhisa and make it one of the beautiful & powerfull state. i have greate faith on u and your leadership and u one is enugh for entire opposition.i want to see u as our cm for forever and also make an it hub in state capital

  2. Rajesh Kumar Panda says:

    Rule and principle of our respected chief minister are would be called as great. There is not doubt at all that since he has been being CM of our state, we have been facilited more through his effort but still there is more things to be innovate and more implementation in more way is to be required to get our state as the top five strengthen state of our country and i hope, confident that it is not tough if our present CM wants to make it possible.