Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee Birthday, Age, Family & Biography


Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee

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BIRTHDAY 1 March, 1944
BIRTH PLACE Kolkata , West Bengal
COUNTRY India
AGE (in 2017) 73 Years Old
BIRTH SIGN Pisces
Last Updated on : September 27, 2017

More Professions : Chief Minister

Birthday Countdown, Age and Birthday Facts

73 years, 8 months, 23 days old age Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee will turn 74 on 01 March, 2018. Only 3 months, 6 days, 3 hours, 46 minutes has left for his next birthday.


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Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee has celebrated the total number of 73 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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About   Edit

Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee was born on 01-03-1944 in Kolkata in the state of West Bengal, India. He is an Indian Politician & Chief Minister.

Career

Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee completed his schooling from Sailendra Sirkar Vidyalaya. He pursued his graduation in literature from Presidency College in Kolkata.  He came out in support of Vietnam’s cause in the year 1968. He joined politics by joining Communist Party of India. He was given the post of secretary in the youth wing of CPI (M) called as Democratic Youth Federation.
 
He became an MLA for the first time in assembly elections held in West Bengal during 1977 and this was for the first time that along with Left Front, CPI (M) came to power in the state of West Bengal. Though he lost the election in 1982 but won it again in 1987 assembly elections.
 
He is an ardent traveler and in his political career has traveled to many countries of the world like Vietnam, Singapore, USSR, France, Singapore and Great Britain. He didn’t shift to Chief Minister’s residence and instead was living at his own 1 bedroom apartment in Kolkata. He was presented as the CM face of West Bengal after Jyoti Basu stepped down and served as the Chief Minister of Bengal from 2001 to 2011.
 
He holds a very clean image and during his tenure, he risked by industrializing West Bengal which was till then a state dependent upon agriculture. This move didn’t go well with the common public and he was finally defeated from his own constituency in 2011 elections. Since then TMC has been in power in Bengal.


Family Relatives and Relation

He is married to Meera Bhattacharjee and together the couple is blessed with a daughter named Suchetana.


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