B N Chandrappa


B.N.Chandrappa (1 October 1955 (age 62) born to Shri Nagappa and Smt. Lakshmamma at Lakkavalli, Tarikere, Chikkamagaluru), is a member of Parliament who represents the INC in the 16th Lok Sabha.

Elected From Chitradurga.

Education–  post-graduate MA (Sociology) from C.V.Raman University, Karnataka

Positions Held

1986-1991 Member, Zilla Parishad, Chimmamangalore
1991-1992 Vice-President (Rank of Deputy Minister) Zilla Parishad, Chikkamangalore
2001-2003 Chairman, Karnataka State LIDKAR Board
May, 2014 Elected to 16th Lok Sabha
01.09.2014 onwards Member, Standing Committee on Chemicals and Fertilizers,Member-Consultative Committee,Ministry of Agriculture.

Social And Cultural Activities : For the past twenty-five years, fighting for the cause of upliftment of the downtrodden and the under privileged. Social activist with focus on education. Runs educational Institute involving Nursery to Secondary School and B.Ed College for workers` children.
Special Interests : Listening to Music and involving in social activities.
Favourite Pastime and Recreation : Playing Badminton.