Shri Pinaki Misra Member of Parliament (MP) from Puri (Odisha) Biodata

Name of Member: Shri Pinaki Misra

Political Party: Biju Janata Dal

Constituency & State: Puri (Odisha)

Lok Sabha Experience: 11,15,16

Sixteenth Lok Sabha

Members Bioprofile
Misra, Shri Pinaki
Constituency   : Puri (Odisha)
Party Name     : Biju Janata Dal(BJD)
Email Address : pinakimisra[AT]hotmail[DOT]com
Father’s Name Shri Lokanath Misra
Mother’s Name Smt. Binapani Misra
Date of Birth 23 Oct 1959
Place of Birth Cuttack (Odisha)
Marital Status Married
Date of Marriage 16 Jan 1984
Spouse’s Name Smt. Sangita Misra
No. of Sons 1
No.of Daughters 1
B.A.(Hons) History., LL.B.
Educated at St. Stephen`s College and Faculty of Law, Delhi University, Delhi
Profession Advocate
Permanent Address
12, Forest Park,
Bhubaneswar – 751009, Odisha
Tel : (0674) 2596238, 09437033059 (M)
Fax : (0674) 2596263
Present Address
202, Golf Links,
New Delhi – 110 003
Tel : (011) 24658111, 09811078557 (M)
Fax : (011) 24629807
Positions Held
1996 Elected to 11th Lok Sabha
1996 – 97 Member, Standing Committee on External Affairs
2009 Re-elected to 15th Lok Sabha (2nd term)
31 Aug. 2009-2011 Member, Standing Committee on External Affairs
23 Sep. 2009 Member, Committee on Subordinate Legislation
2009 – May, 2014 Member, Standing Committee on Civil Aviation
2009 – May, 2014 Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Law & Justice
2011 – May, 2014 Member, Standing Committee on Personnel, Public Grievances, Law and Justice
May, 2014 Re-elected to 16th Lok Sabha (3rd term)
1 Sep. 2014 onwards Chairperson, Standing Committee on Urban Development
Member, Consultative Committee, Ministry of Defence
29 Jan. 2015 onwards Member, General Purposes Committee
Literary, Artistic & Scientific Accomplishments
Participated in and won prizes in many prestigious debates/ contests during the school and college days
Social And Cultural Activities
Acted in plays during school and college days
Special Interests
Music, Art, Literature, Gardening and Sports;
Specially interested in collecting paintings by old masters of India
Favourite Pastime and Recreation
Reading, Music, watching movies and sports events
Sports and Clubs
Played Soccer, Hockey and Cricket during School and College days; Captain of St. Stephen`s College Football Team
Countries Visited
Widely travelled
Other Information
Travelled to over 25 Countries; Travelled in 2013 to Sri Lanka as part of the Indian Parliamentary Delegation led by the Hon`ble Speaker at the Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference; Travelled to Austria in 2013 also as part of the Indian Parliamentary Delegation
Member, Hindi Salahakar Samiti for the Planning Commission;
Practicing Senior Advocate in the Supreme Court of India and almost all High Courts in India and major Tribunals in India; Specialization in Corporate Law, Foreign Exchange, Customs and Excise Laws, Mining related Laws, Company Laws, Environmental Laws and Constitutional Laws.


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