Date Of Birth:
01 Jan 1948
Phagu Chauhan is an Indian politician serving as the 29th and current Governor of Bihar. He is a former member of 17th Legislative Assembly of Uttar Pradesh from Ghosi, a seat he won from a record six times. Phagu Chauhan started his political career in 1985 from the political party Dalit Mazdoor Kishan Party and become first time MLA in his political career. After that he contested many Legislative Assembly (Vidhan Sabha) election from different parties and won. He won in 11th Legislative Assembly as member of Janata Dal(1991), in 13th, 14th and 17th Assembly as member of BJP(1996, 2002 & 2017) and in 15th Assembly as member of BSP. In July 2019, Chauhan was appointer as the 29th Governor of Bihar.