Ex Member of Parliament, Fire brand leader of Bihar. He was member of Rajya Sabha from Bihar during 2008-2014. He started his Political career with Ram Vilas Paswan's LJP and later he served Janata Dal United. He joined BJP in 2014 and said that "had seen so called secular parties from close quarters due to his association with them and there is a difference between what they preach and what they practice" accusing them of trying to cheat Muslims in the name of secularism.
He hails from Raxaul in the East Champaran district of Bihar. Born 18/07/1970 Kanna (Dumariya), Distt. East Champaran (Bihar).