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Sibu Soren
Shri sibu Soren is the founder of Jharkhand Mukti Morcha as well as party president from 1991. He also served as Chief Minister of Jharkhand. He was also Minister for Coal and Mines in the Union Cabinet of Manmohan Singh in 2004. Presentaly he is Member of Parliament in 16th Lok Sabha from Dumka.

Life: sibu Soren was born on January 11, 1944, in Nemra village of Ramgarh district, in what was, at the time, Bihar. He completed his school level studies at the same district. While still studying, he lost his father. He started selling wood. He got married to Roopi Kisku. He has three sons Durga, Hemant and Basant and a daughter, Anjali.

Soren started his political journey in the early 1970s. Later, He led many political agitations for tribal people and fought for their rights. Soon he became a popular tribal leader of the region. People started following him. He played a major role in the creation of a separate Jharkhand state. He contested his first Lok Sabha election in 1977 but lost. He was elected to the Lok Sabha first time in 1980. He was elected for the second time for the Lok Sabha in 1989 and subsequently in 1991 and 1996. In 2002, he was elected to Rajya Sabha. He won the Dumka Lok Sabha seat in a by-election in 2002 and resigned Rajya Sabha seat. He was re – elected in 2004, 2009 and 2014 for Lok Sabha.