Pratap Chandra Sarangi Bio Height Marriage & Net Worth

Pratap Chandra Sarangi is an Indian politician and social worker and current Minister of State in the Government of India and a Social worker from Balasore, Odisha. He is widely notable for leading a normal personal life. Sarangi is also known as the Modi of Odisha. The talented politician elected as Member of the Odisha Legislative Assembly for two times. He is the ever poorest minister in the history of  India and subcontinent.

Moreover, in 2014, he participated in the Indian general election from Balasore as a BJP candidate, unfortunately, he lost in this election. Again, in 2019, Sarangi contests for the same post from the same region and won the election defeated the Biju Janata Dal Candidate by a margin of 12,956 votes.

Pratap Chandra Sarangi Early Life:

Pratap Sarangi was born on January 4, 1955, in Gopinathpur, Nilagir, Balasore, India. He was a spiritual seeker from early childhood. In 1975, Sarangi recieved a bachelor’s degree from Fakir Mohan College under Utkal University.

Pratap Chandra Sarangi Career:

After completing education, he went to the Ramakrishna Math to turn himself into a monk. He made several visits tot he headquarters of Belur Math. The monks discussed with Sarangi about his desire and analyzed his biodata the Math’s leader came to know that his mother still alive and they advised him to go back and serve her mother.

He comes to the village and involved himself in various social activities. In 2004, he joined the Bharatiya Janata Party. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi likes him very much because he also wanted to be a monk.


Pratap Chandra Sarangi was the chief Bajrang Dal in 1999 when the party’s some workers killed burned alive an Australian missionary Graham Staines and his two children. They were brutally murdered in such a way that alleged Graham Staines forced Hindus to convert.

The main accused of this case Dara Sing and his assistant Mahindra Hembram have been given life imprisonment. But Sarangi has never been questioned in this case. There are more than ten criminal cases against Sarangi.

Personal Life:

In personal life, Pratap never married as he wanted to be a monk. He has no property and leads a very normal life. Sarangi only belongs to a broken bicycle. Moreover, he lives in a mud house.

Pratap Chandra Sarangi
Quick Information 
Full NamePratap Chandra Sarangi
Nick Name Sarangi
Birth Date January 4, 1955
Birth Place Gopinathpur, Balasore, India
Nationality Indian
Profession Politician and Social Worker
Years Active 2004-present
Religion Hinduism
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Father Gobinda Chandra Sarangi
Mother Not Known
Sister Not Known
Brother Not Known
Body Measurement 
Height 5 feet 7 inches
173 centimeters
1.73 meters
Weight62 kg
136 lbs
Shoe Size 8.5 US
Eye ColorBrown
Hair Color White
Personal Relation 
Marital Status Unmarried
Marriage DateN/A
Children N/A
Career Profile 
Post Minister of state, MSME, Ministry of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries
Political PartyBharatiya Janata Party
Net Worth He has no wealth
Highest DegreeGraduate
CollegeFakir Mohan College
UniversityUtkal University
Hobbies Reading literature and writing
Residence & Phone Number 
Residence Balasore, India
Phone Number Not Known
Social Media Profile 
No Verified Profile
No Verified Profile
No Verified Profile

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *