Prasun Banerjee

Prasun Banerjee

Constituency: Howrah

Party: All India Trinamool Congress

Father's Name: Late Shri Provat Kumar Banerjee

Mother's Name: Late Smt. Bina Banerjee

Birth Place: Kolkata (West Bengal)

Spouse Name: Late Smt. Paramita Banerjee



State Name: West Bengal

Permanent Address: 29/2/1, Swami Vivekananda Road,Howrah-711101, West Bengal

Present Address: 31, Duplex, North Avenue, New Delhi-110 001

Email Id: prasun[dot]banerjee[at]sansad[dot]nic[dot]in prasuntmcsc[at]gmail[dot]com

Education Qualifications: B.Sc. Educated at Adars Vidyalay, Kolkata and Surendranath College, Kolkata University (W.B.)

Positions Held:

OTHER INFO: Has the distinction of being the first national level footballer to get elected to the Lok Sabha. At the <i>State level</i> (All India Junior & Senior Football Tournament) <i>Ex Member</i>, Jr. Bengal Football Team (1972), Senior Bengal Football (1974-1983), Was a Captain and Champion of the All University Football Team (Calcutta University) (1972) <i>International Football Career</i> At the international level, played at the Asian Games (3 Times) :- Iran (1974), Bangkok (1978) and New Delhi (1982) <i>Asian Youth Football Tournament</i> 1974 : Bangkok (Joint Champion with Iran) Gold Medalist 1974, 78, 81 : Mardeka Football Tournament, Malaysia 1977, 81 : President Cup, South Korea <i>Friendship Tour U.A.E. and Bahrain</i> 1979 : As a Captain of Indian Football Team <i>Friendship Tour Kenya and Zambia</i> 1979 : Member of the Team <i>Best Day of Football Career</i> Regards 24<sup>th</sup> September 1977 as the best day in his football career when there was a match between Mohun Bagan Vs. Cosmos (Brazil). The Cosmos team included many world cup players including the extraordinary player, King of Football Pele. 1983 : Represented Asian All Star Football Team against Brazil XI at Kualalampur and Bangkok and considers this as a great achievement in his football career.