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Babul Supriyo Babul Supriyo DOB: December 15 , 1970

Babul Supriyo is an indian playback singer , actor , live performer ,television host. He worked as a playback singer in Hindi Cinema in the mid-nineties. He is a member of parliament from Asansol. He made his entry in politics with joining Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) in March , 2014. He was fielded and won the 2014 lok sabha election as Bhartiya Janta Party candiadte for member of parliament in lok sabha from Asansol , West Bengal defeating Dola sen . He served as the Union minister of state , ministry of urban Development and Ministery of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation till 12 july 2016. Currently , he is serving as the Minister of State for Heavy Industries and Public enterprises . He is an admirer of Atal Bihari Bajpayee and Narendra Modi . Early Life :He was born and brought in Uttarpara , a small town on the banks of Hoogly river in West Bengal . He comes from a musical background family . He completed his schooling from Don Bosco School , Liluah and completed his bachelor's degree in commerce from Serampore College in ,1991. His birth name was Supriya Baral. When he entered in entertainment industry he changed his birth name to Babul Supriyo .

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Babul Supriyo just beginning, others in BJP will follow suit: Congress

News | Sep 26, 2021, 04:17 PM IST

After former union minister Babul Supriyo joined the Trinamool Congress (TMC), Congress has taken potshots at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) saying that many other leaders in the party will follow the suit.

Coming back for great opportunity to serve Bengal: Babul Supriyo after joining TMC

News | Sep 18, 2021, 04:24 PM IST

Former Union Minister and ex-BJP MP Babul Supriyo formally joined the Trinamool Congress (TMC) on Saturday. Supriyo had quit the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) following the recent Union Cabinet reshuffle."I will continue to work constitutionally as an MP in Asansol. Politics is beyond the constitutional post and I withdraw myself from it. I will not join any other party. I will vacate the MP bungalow in Delhi and release security personnel from their duties soon," he was quoted saying.

Former Union Minister from BJP, Babul Supriyo now joins TMC

News | Sep 18, 2021, 03:09 PM IST

West Bengal leader and singer Babul Supriyo has joined TMC party today. Earlier he was a Union Minister and one of the star campaigners from BJP in west Bengal assembly elections.

Biggest challenge is to remove Mamata, TMC from WB: Babul Supriyo

Politics | Apr 10, 2021, 03:20 PM IST

Polling began on April 10 for the fourth phase of West Bengal Assembly elections. BJP candidate from Kolkata's Tollygunge, Babul Supriyo arrived at Gandhi Colony Bharati Balika Vidyalaya polling booth, where party's polling agent wasn't being given entry on April 10.

Mithun Chakraborty's roadshow cancelled: 'Where is problem in law and order from our side' asks actor

News | Apr 08, 2021, 11:00 PM IST

BJP workers staged protest near Kolkata's Parnashree Police station after actor-turned-politician Mithun Chakraborty's roadshow was cancelled. Mithun Chakraborty demanded reason behind cancelling the roadshow.

Mamata Banerjee will lose by over 50,000 votes- Babul Supriyo

Politics | Mar 05, 2021, 06:36 PM IST

Babul Supriyo, the Union Minister of State for Environment Forest & Climate Change, spoke to India TV in the wake of the upcoming West Bengal assembly elections which is to be held in eight phases.

'Mamata Banerjee will lose her own seat in this election' says BJP's Babul Supriyo

News | Feb 27, 2021, 02:40 PM IST

Babul Supriyo, the Union Minister of State for Environment Forest & Climate Change, spoke to India TV in the wake of the upcoming West Bengal assembly elections which is to be held in eight phases.

'Will win elections with majority of over 200 seats in WB': Babul Supriyo

News | Nov 19, 2020, 11:19 PM IST

As assembly polls in West Bengal near, Union Minister and BJP leader Babul Supriyo expressed confidence over party's chances to win in the state. "The people of West Bengal are with us.

Mamata Banerjee using police power in a wrong manner in Bengal: Babul Supriyo

News | Nov 12, 2020, 02:59 PM IST

While talking to INDIA TV BJP Babul Supriyo said Mamata Banerjee using police power in a wrong manner in Bengal.

Singer and Politician Babul Supriyo opens on why he has gone away from singing since 2014

Entertainment | Nov 02, 2020, 06:21 PM IST

Singer and BJP MP Babul Supriyo said in a special conversation with IndiaTV that since 2014 though he has been a bit away from singing but he takes out time for himself once in a day in which he practices singing. He considers singing art to be a ble

Javadekar releases 'Tiger Census' report ahead of International Tiger Day

News | Jul 28, 2020, 06:54 PM IST

Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar and MoS Babul Supriyo released report of Tiger Census at National Media Centre on July 28.

BJP demands CBI probe in death of party's WB MLA after meeting President Kovind

News | Jul 14, 2020, 02:48 PM IST

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) delegation led by party's national general secretary, Kailash Vijayvargiya and Union Minister of State (MoS) for Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Babul Supriyo met President Ram Nath Kovind in Delhi on July 14.

Prakash Javadekar, Anurag Thakur plant saplings on World Environment Day

News | Jun 05, 2020, 01:48 PM IST

World Environment Day is being celebrated on June 05. Union Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Prakash Javadekar and Minister of State for Environment, Babul Supriyo planted the sapling.

Coronavirus: Hope IPL will be postponed, says Babul Supriyo

News | Mar 16, 2020, 11:41 AM IST

Minister of State (MoS) for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Babul Supriyo opined that sport is very important but it cannot be at the cost of a health scare

Babul Supriyo heckled at Jadavpur University

News | Sep 19, 2019, 10:46 PM IST

Union Minister Babul Supriyo was gheraoed for hours on Thursday by a section of students at Kolkata's Jadavpur University.

Babul supriyo and Anupriya Patel sing Kishore Kumar's song in parliament

News | Jun 29, 2019, 05:58 PM IST

Babul Supriyo and Anupriya Patel sing Kishore Kumar's song in parliament

BJP MP Babul Supriyo threatens to break legs of a man

Politics | Sep 19, 2018, 10:36 AM IST

BJP MP Babul Supriyo threatens to break legs of a man