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Shri Chowna Mein


Contact Number: 9436040033

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Address Town : Namsai, PO/PS Namsai, Lohit, Arunachal Pradesh PIN- 792103

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Elected to the office President BCC(I) Namsai from 1985 to 1990 ; General Secretary, DCC (I) from 1990 to 1995 and Has a track record of long time association with INC.

First elected to Second Legislative Assembly of the State of Arunachal Pradesh in March, 1995; thereafter, elected as Speaker Arunachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly and became President, CPA Branch of Arunachal Pradesh from May,1998 to September, 1999. Re­ elected to Third Legislative Assembly in October, 1999 and became Cabinet Minister, Public Health Engineering & Water Supply and Minister, Environment & Forest upto July, 2003 . Served as Chief Whip of CLP from August, 2003 to June 2004 and Pradesh Elected Committee Member. Got Re-elected to Fourth Legislative Assembly in October, 2004 and became Cabinet Minister for Education, Cooperation,  Research, Library & Gazetteer etc.

After 2007 - September 2009 held the post of Cabinet Minister for RWD and RD, Re-elected to Fifth Legislative Assembly in October, 2009 and became Cabinet Minister for PHE & WS Animal Husbandry & Veterinary and Social Welfare. Became Cabinet Minister Finance, Planning & PWD on 23rd November, 2011;

Re-elected to the Sixth Legislative Assembly in May 2014 and inducted as Cabinet Minister for Agriculture, Horticulture, Animal Husbandry & Dairy Development on 2nd June, 2014. Sworn as Deputy Chief Minister on 17/7/2016.

Father's/Husband's Name :

Late Chow Pook Mein

Date and Place Of Birth :

02-12-1950, Namsai, Lohit District

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Education with Particulars :

BA passed from J.N. College Pasighat, Arunachal Pradesh

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Travel :

Travelled widely in India and abroad on private/Official tour, During the period from 27.10.1997 to 26.11.1997 accompanied the delegation of Ministers and MLAs on Official tour to the following places abroad, namely Frankfurt (Germany), Zurich (Switzerland), Geneva (Switzerland), Paris (France), London (UK), New York (USA), Washington DC (USA), Buffalo (USA), Orlando (USA), Denver (USA), Las Vegas (USA), Los Angeles (USA), Calgary (Canada), San Francisco (USA), Honolulu (USA),