Shri Janaki Ballav Patnaik
| Personal Information |
Name: Shri Janaki Ballav Patnaik
Father's Name: Late Gokulananda Patnaik
Date of Birth: January 3rd, 1927
• Early education at Khurda High School.
• B.A. degree in Sanskrit from the Utkal
University in 1947.
• M.A. degree in political Science from the
Banaras Hindu University in 1949.
| Positions Held |
• President-State Youth Congress-1950
• President of the Orissa state unit of the
youth wing of the Congress-1950
• Editor-'Eastern Times'(English Daily)
• Editor-'Prajatantra'(Oriya Daily)-1952-
• Deputy Minister of Defence-1973-1975
• Union Minister for Tourism, Civil Aviation
• Orissa Chief Minister-1985, 1995