Choudhury Mohan Jatua

Choudhury Mohan Jatua
Member of Parliament
for Mathurapur
Assumed office
Preceded by Basudeb Barman
Minister of State for Information & Broadcasting
In office
22 May 2009  22 September 2012
Member of the West Bengal Legislative Assembly
for Mandirbazar
In office
Preceded by Nikunja Paik
Succeeded by Dr. Tapati Saha
Personal details
Born (1938-06-09) 9 June 1938
Nagendrapur, South 24 Parganas (West Bengal)
Political party Trinamool Congress
Spouse(s) Arati Jatua
Children 1 Son & 2 Daughter
Residence Kolkata
Profession Social Worker,

Choudhury Mohan Jatua is Union Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting in the Manmohan Singh government. He was elected to the 15th Lok Sabha from Mathurapur (Lok Sabha constituency).[1]

71 years old Jatua is a post graduate in commerce from Calcutta University. A former additional deputy inspector general of police of West Bengal, he became a legislator, in 2001, by winning from the Mandirbazar constituency on a Trinamool Congress ticket.[2]


  1. "Team Manmohun". NDTV. Retrieved 2009-06-20.
  2. "Thumbnail sketches of ministers of state". new Retrieved 2009-06-20.
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