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Shri Srikant Kumar Jena

Hon ble Minister of State
(Independent Charge)

Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation

Father s Name

Shri Raghunath Jena

Mother s Name

Smt. Sailabala Jena

Date of Birth

 June 18, 1950

Place of Birth

Village  - Ratnagiri, District - Jajpur (Odisha)

Marital Status


Spouse s Name

Smt. Subrata Jena

No. of Sons


No. of Daughters


Educational Qualifications

Bachelor of Arts from Kendrapara College, Utkal University, Cuttack, Odisha


Agriculturist,  Social Worker

Permanent Address

GI. Ganganagar, Unit- VI,

 Bhubaneshwer, Odisha

 Telefax. (0674) 2530967

Residential Address

17, Teen Murti Marg,

 New Delhi - 110 011

Telfax : (011) 23010262, 23010150 (R)

Official Address

Room No. 101, First Floor,
Sardar Patel Bhawan, Sansad Marg,
New Delhi- 110001
Tels. (011) 23367245, 23340739, 23340884
Fax : (011) 23340138

E - mail                         


Position Held



  • Member, Odisha Legislative Assembly (three times)
  • Member, Committee on Public Accounts, Committee on Public Undertakings, Library Committee and Committee on Environment


Minister of State, Industry and Urban Development, Govt. of Odisha


Elected to 9th Lok Sabha from Cuttack Parliamentary Constituency (1st term)


Union Minister of State, Small Scale Industry, Agro and Rural Industries


  • Elected to 10th Lok Sabha from Cuttack Parliamentary Constituency  (2nd term)
  • Chairman, Committee on Science and Technology
  • Chief Whip in Parliament, Janata Dal


  • Elected to 11th Lok Sabha from Kendrapara Parliamentary Constituency  (3rd term)
  • Deputy Leader, Janata Dal
  • Union Cabinet Minister, Parliamentary Affairs and Tourism


2009 onwards

  • Re-elected to 15th Lok Sabha from Balasore Parliamentary Constituency  (4th term)
  • Union Minister of State, Chemicals and Fertilizers

July 2011 onwards

Union Minister of State (Independent Charge), Statistics and Programme Implementation;

Social And Cultural Activities        

Social work

Special Interests            

Health care and rural development

Favorite Pastime and Recreation          

Reading and gardening

Sports and Clubs       

Cricket and football

Countries Visited  

China, Egypt, France, Germany, Ireland, Myanmar, Pakistan, South Africa, Sweden, Thailand, U.K. and U.S.A


Other Information

Participated in various movements connected with the cause of students, teachers, farmers and youths; imprisoned for 19 months during Emergency.