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Dr. Jayaprakash Narayan


Dr. Jayaprakash Narayan

Dr. Jayaprakash Narayan is an Indian Politician and is the President of the Lok Satta Party in Andhra Pradesh. He is a former IAS officer. He is also a noted RTI activist and a whistle-blower.

Personal Biography

Jayaprakash Narayan was born on January 14, 1956 in Godavarru Village, Vijayawada at Andhra Pradesh. He did his intermediate education in Andhra Loyola College and obtained a medical degree from Guntur Medical College.

Professional Biography

Jayaprakash Narayan achieved all India second in the IAS and has worked in the public administration for 16 years. Before entering IAS, Jayaprakash Narayan was a doctor by profession. He served as special secretary to TDP founder NT Rama Rao. Jayaprakash Narayan resigned from IAS after he saw former Chief Minister NT Rama Rao toppled by Chandrababu Naidu. He launched the Lok Satta Movement in 1997. He worked for several issues including electoral and police reforms and Right to Information Act. On October 2, 2006 JP has entered active politics and started the Lok Satta Party.

JP says that there is a lesson to be learnt from the manner in which UPA II went ahead with the State bifurcation. Speaking to reporters in Hyderabad, JP said that the Centre has shown the manner in which a State should not be bifurcated. Saying that there is no use in revisiting what has happened, he said that lessons need to be learnt from the future. Feb 20, 2014

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'Direct election to Chief Minster', advocates Dr Jayaprakash Narayana
Jayaprakash Narayan said politicians are more interested in getting to power rather than concentrating on welfare and development of people

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Jayaprakash Narayan questions Rahul Gandhi as to whether he has done any homework before announcing such offers to farmers

Jana Sena founder Pawan Kalyan gives slip to Lok Satta chief Jayaprakash Narayan
TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu meet Pawan Kalyan and requested for his support

Jana Sena founder Pawan Kalyan extends support to TDP
Jana Sena founder and film actor Pawan Kalyan who invited Telugu Desam Party chief Nara Chandrababu Naidu for a cup of a tea at his residence in Hyderabad on Wednesday announced of his support to TDP

Jana Sena Party may field candidates independently
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'One crore employment in a year is the party motto', says Lok Satta chief
Lok Satta Party president Dr Jayaprakash Narayan said that the aim and motto of the party is to create one crore employment in an year in the country

Purandeswari appointed convener of BJP Election Campaign Committee
Daggubati Purandeswari has been appointed convener of the party’s election campaign committee for Seemandhra.

AAP in collision course with LSP
Aam Aadmi Party and Lok Satta Party are on a collision course with the former deciding to field or support a candidate against Dr.Jayaprakash Narayan

Lok Satta Party releases 12 point Election Manifesto
Jayaprakash Narayan released a 12 point election manifesto for the Assembly elections

Lok Satta Party releases Municipal Elections manifesto
Lok Satta Party national president Dr. Jayaprakash Narayan on Tuesday released the election manifesto

Lok Satta chief kick starts election campaign
Dr. Jayaprakash Narayana kick started the party's election campaign on Tuesday in Tirupati

Andhra Pradesh News on September 15, 2013
Andhra Pradesh News and Headlines on September 15, 2013

Andhra Pradesh News on September 14, 2013
Andhra Pradesh News and Headlines on September 14, 2013

'Lok Satta party to challenge Centre's move to exempt political parties from the ambit of RTI,' says JP
Lok Satta favors political parties to be under RTI

'Strong and independent Lok Ayukta at the state level is needed to eradicate corruption', says JP
JP says good quality education should be provided irrespective of caste or religion as a tribute to Ambedkar

Reactions on Yerran Naidu's unfortunate death
Reactions on the death of TDP veteran leader Yerran Naidu

Assembly adjourned for second day in a row without any business
TRS says there is unanimity on Telangana issue as TDP and YSR CP are willing to support resolution on Telangana state

Andhra Pradesh News on April 8, 2012
Andhra Pradesh News and Headlines on April 8, 2012

Andhra Pradesh News on March 25, 2012
Andhra Pradesh News and Headlines on March 25, 2012

Andhra Pradesh News on March 10, 2012
Andhra Pradesh News and Headlines on March 10, 2012

Andhra Pradesh News on February 25, 2012
Andhra Pradesh News and Headlines on February 25, 2012

Andhra Pradesh News on February 19, 2012
Andhra Pradesh News and Headlines on February 19, 2012

Jayaprakash Narayan begins Satyagraha march
Lok Satta President Jayaprakash Naryan launches Satyagraha march from Yemmiganur in Kurnool district

Andhra Pradesh News on February 18, 2012
Andhra Pradesh News and Headlines on February 18, 2012

Andhra Pradesh Assembly Budget Session begins
Andhra Pradesh Assembly Budget Session begins with Governor's Speech

Andhra Pradesh News on December 30, 2011
Andhra Pradesh News and Headlines on December 30, 2011.

Andhra Pradesh News on December 19, 2011
Andhra Pradesh News and Headlines on December 19, 2011.

Jayaprakash Narayan speaks on no-confidence motion
Lok Satta party leader Jayapraaksh Narayan speaks about no-confidence motion in the assembly

2011 Andhra Pradesh Assembly Winter Session - Day 4
News and Information from Day 4 of the Andhra Pradesh Assembly Winter Session in 2011.

Andhra Pradesh News on October 22, 2011
Andhra Pradesh News and Headlines on October 22, 2011.

Andhra Pradesh News on September 26, 2011
Andhra Pradesh News and Headlines on September 26, 2011.

Start anti-corruption campaign from Karnataka: Congress tells Advani
Slamming Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over its tainted leaders, Congress party spokesperson Manish Tewari said Lal Krishna Advani should have started its anti-corruption campaign from Karnataka where their party leader and former Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa is facing graft charges.

Advani thanks Nitish for welcoming his 'Jan Chetna Yatra' in Bihar
Expressing his gratitude to Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for flagging off his 'Jan Chetna Yatra', Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) veteran Lal Krishna Advani on Wednesday said he had never seen any of his nationwide tours being given such a big boost on the very first day.

Lalu accuses Nitish of encouraging communalism by flagging off Advani Yatra
With Bihar Chief Minister flagging off Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) veteran Lal Krishna Advani's 38-day 'Jan Chetna Yatra' at Sitab Diara village in Chhapra, Rashriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav today accused Nitish Kumar of acting as a catalyst in influencing the state towards the communal forces.

Delhi HC blast: Death toll rises to 12
The death toll in Wednesday's blast outside the Delhi High Court on Thursday rose to 12 with one of the victims succumbing to injuries at a hospital in Delhi.

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