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Manoj Kumar Sinha's name is being pitched for the post of Uttar Pradesh chief minister, where the Bharatiya Janata Party won a landslide victory with a three-fourth majority.
Sinha currently holds two positions—minister of state (Independent Charge) of communications and minister of state for railways. He is also a member of the Lok Sabha representing Ghazipur.
He has been a member of BJP national council from 1989 to 1996.
In the 13th Lok Sabha,Sinha was praised for a very high attendance.
In his capacity as the minister of state for railways, Sinha announced a Rs 250 crore package for the improvement of facilities and the expansion of Cantt Railway Station in Varanasi.