Ram Vilas Paswan’s Biography

Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan was born on 05-07-1946 in Khagaria in the state of Bihar, India. He was an Indian Politician.

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Death Details


Ram Vilas Paswan, Union minister of consumer affairs, food and public distribution, passed away late on (10th oct 2020)Thursday. He recently underwent heart surgery in Delhi hospital. Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) chief Chirag Paswan tweeted on Thursday  “Papa …. Now you are not in this world but I know you are always with me wherever you are. Miss you Papa …”


The veteran leader has been hospitalised for the last few weeks. He was suffering from a heart condition, according to the reports.

Alive Or Dead Died
Date Of Death (DOD) 9th oct 2020


Name Ram Vilas Paswan
Real Name Ram Vilas Paswan
Pet / Nick Name Ramu
Sex Male
Nationality Indian
Profession Politician
Origin Khagaria, Bihar

Age, Dob, Birthplace, zodiac, star sign

Ram Vilas Paswan Age (Current) 74 years 3 months 3 days old
Date Of Birth (DOB) — 07/05/1946 (M/D/Y)
Birthplace Khagaria, Bihar Province, British India
Zodiac Sign CANCER
Star Sign (Nakshatra) Not Sure


Personality, Physical Appearance

Body, Height, Weight

Body Type Slim
Body Measurements Not Known
Zero Size N/A
Ram Vilas Paswan’s Height 5 feet 9 inches / 175 Centimeters
Weight 75 kg / 165.375 lbs


Face Shape Oval
Eye Colour Black Eyes
Nose Type Sharp
Hair Colour Black.
Hair Length Medium Length
Dimple Status No
Beard Thick Beard


Nature Agreeableness
Character Good Human
Positive Humble, Loyalty
Negative Not Known

Father / Mother, Family Details

Ram Vilas Paswan Father Jamun Paswan
Mother Siya Devi
No. Of. Brothers 1
No. Of. Sisters 0
Brother(s) Ram Chandra Paswan
Sister(s) No Sister Not Sure


Relationship/ Wife

Ram Vilas Paswan Relationship Status Engaged
Interested In Not Known
Marital Status Married
Marital Type Not Sure
Spouse Wife – Rajkumari Devi (Divorced in 1981), Reena Sharma (1983-present)


Son / Daughter, Children Details

No.Of. Male Kids 1
No.Of. Female Kids 3

Children Details

son Chirag Paswan (From Second Wife) (Actor turned Politician)
Daughters Usha and Asha Paswan (From First Wife) and Nisha Paswan (From Second Wife)


Caste/ Religion

Religion Hindu
Ram Vilas Paswan’s Caste Father – Not Known
Mother – Same As Fathers
Community Not Known
Mother Tongue Not Revealed Yet
Languages Known English, Hindi

Address, Native, Hometown, Current City

Native / Origin Khagaria, Bihar
Home Town Khagaria, Bihar
Ram Vilas Paswan’s Current City Khagaria, Bihar
Address Resident of Matriji Tola, Vill/PO-Saharbanni, PS/Teh-Aloli, Dist-Khagaria, Bihar

Education, Qualification

School Not Known
College Koshi College, Patna University, Bihar
Ram Vilas Paswan’s Qualification Post-graduation in Law
Other Education Notes Not Known


Life Style

Does Ram Vilas Paswan, Consume Alcohol? Not Sure Yet
Does Ram Vilas Paswan, Smoke Cigarettes? Not Sure Yet
Will Drive? Yes
Is Ram Vilas Paswan, Swims? Yes
Is Ram Vilas Paswan, Yoga Practitioner? Not Sure Yet
Does Gym? Not Sure Yet
Is Ram Vilas Paswan, a Jogger? Yes
Eating Habit? Non-Vegetarian

Hobbies, Interests

Ram Vilas Paswan’s Hobbies Listening to Music
Food Continental, Italian
Music Film songs
Sports Basketball, Cricket


  • Paswan was conceived in a Dalit family in Bihar.
  • He passed the Bihar Civil Service Examination and was delegated the Deputy Superintendent of Police.
  • Aside from governmental issues, Paswan established the Dalit Sena in 1983. Before long, he came to be viewed as a significant Dalit pioneer of India.
  • During the 1960s, he wedded Rajkumari Devi. In 2014, he uncovered that he had separated from her in 1981.
  • He married 2nd time in 1983 with an air leader Reena Sharma.
  • His son Chirag Paswan is an on-screen character turned-lawmaker. In the 2014 General Election, he won from Jamui voting demographic in Bihar.

Political Controversies

When he was telecom serve from 1999 to 2001 under Vajpayee government, he was uncovered to be associated with a Rs 1,300 crore trick in giving out licenses to GSM and CDMA players.

Net Worth, Earnings, Salary and Assets

Ram Vilas Paswan’s Salary Rs. 1,00,000 per month + other allowances
Assets Movable: 700 gram gold worth 21,00,000 and Immovable: Agricultural land worth -15,00,000, Non Agricultural Land worth – 13,00,000
Net Worth Rs. 1 Crore

Movable and Immovable Assets

Not Known


Debut: 1969 (Samyukta Socialist Party)

Political Party: Lok Janashakti Party

Political Journey

  • In 1969, Paswan was elected to the Bihar state legislative assembly as a member of the Samyukta Socialist Party (“United Socialist Party”) from a reserved constituency.
  • During the time of Emergency in 1975, he was in opposition of Indira Gandhi and was sent to jail and spent 2 years there. On being released in 1977, he became a member of the Janata Party and was elected to Parliament for the first time on its ticket. At that time, he set the World Record of winning the election with the highest margin by 4,24,545 votes at the age of 31.
  • He was re-elected to the 7th and 8th Lok Sabha in 1980 and 1984 respectively from Hajipur constituency.
  • In 1989, he was re-elected to the 9th Lok Sabha and was appointed Union Minister of Labour and Welfare in the Vishwanath Pratap Singh government.
  • In 1996, for very 1st time, he was appointed the Union Railway Minister.
  • From 1999 to 2001, under Atal Bihari Vajpayee government, he was the Union Communication Minister.
  • In 2000, Paswan parted with the Janata Dal and formed the Lok Janshakti Party (LJP).
  • In 2004, he joined the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) and was made the Union Minister in Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers and Ministry of Steel.
  • In 15th Lok Sabha Elections, he lost and his party could not obtain even single seat.
  • Prior to the 2014 general elections, he joined National Democratic Alliance (NDA) and won his seat from Hajipur constituency. Under Modi government, he was made the Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution.
  • In the 2019 Lok Sabha Elections, he opted out of the poll race.

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