Ram Nath Kovind is an Indian Politician who presently serving as the Governor of Bihar. He is an NDA candidate for the position of the President of India. Ram Nath Kovind was born on 1 October 1945 in Derapur District in the United Provinces now Kanpur. He belongs to the Bhartiya Janta Party. Ram Nath Kovind comes from a Dalit Family where his father was a farmer. Ram Nath studied LLB at the Kanpur University and educated himself. After doing LLB, Ram Nath moved to Delhi to pursue further studies in Civil services and passed the exam in the third attempt. He did not join IAS but instead started practicing Law.
Ram Nath Kovind is currently serving as the Governor of Bihar. He has also served as the Central Government Advocate in Delhi High Court from the year 1977-79 and later in the Supreme Court of India for three years from 1980 to 1983. He then became the Advocate on record for the Supreme Court. He Practiced law for 16 years and in the year 1971 he was appointed as the Advocate of Bihar along with the bar council of Delhi. He was then elected as the member of the Rajya Sabha from the Uttar Pradesh state. Ram Nath has been the President of the BJP Dalit Morcha and he has also been the President of the All-India Koli Samaj. Ram Nath has also served as the Spokesperson of the party. He was appointed as the Governor of Bihar on 8th October 2015.
Net Worth: Not Known
Name: Ram Nath Kovind
Date of Birth: 1 October 1945
Age: 71 Years
Place of Birth: Derapur, Uttar Pradesh
College: Kanpur University
Father: Maiku Lal
Marital Status: Married
Wife: Savita Kovind
Political Party: Bhartiya Janta Party
Languages Known: Hindi and English