Rekha Patra Age, Caste, Family, Biography

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Marital Status: Married
Age: 30 Years
Hometown: Sandeshkhali, West Bengal

Rekha Patra

Known ForProtesting against the TMC politician Shahjahan Sheikh during the Sandeshkhali case
Physical Stats & More
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Political PartyBharatiya Janata Party (2024-present)
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) flag
Political Journey2024: Contested as the BJP candidate in the 2024 Lok Sabha Elections from the Basirhat constituency and lost to TMC's SK Nurul Islam by 3,33,547 votes
Personal Life
Date of Birth22 April 1993 (Thursday)
Age (as of 2024) 31 Years
BirthplaceSandeshkhali, West Bengal
Zodiac signTaurus
Nationality Indian
HometownSandeshkhali, West Bengal
CasteScheduled Caste
Relationships & More
Marital StatusMarried
ChildrenDaughter: 1
ParentsFather- Dhiren Naskar
Mother- Sarathi Naskar
Social Media
FacebookRekha Patra Basirhat
TwitterRekha Patra(Modi Ka Parivar)

Rekha PatraSome Lesser Known Facts About Rekha Patra

  • Rekha Patra is a survivor of the Sandeshkhali’s violence.
  • In March 2024, Narendra Modi called her the Shakti Swaroopa during a call after Rekha was announced as the Bharatiya Janata Party candidate from the Basirhat constituency in West Bengal. [1]India Times

    Rekha Patra while campaigning for the 2024 Lok Sabha Elections

    Rekha Patra while campaigning for the 2024 Lok Sabha Elections

  • The audio clip of the telephone call between Rekha and Narendra Modi went viral over social Media.
  • Rekha Patra was the first woman who protested against the TMC leaders Sheikh Shahjahan, Shibu Hazra, and Uttam Sardar for sexual abuse against the tribal women in the Sandeshkhali.
  • In March 2024, Rekha Patra filed a complaint against the All India Trinamool Congress leader Debangshu Bhattacharyya for violating the right to privacy. Debangshu Bhattacharyya posted on his social media account the private details including phone number, bank account details, and Swasthya Sathi scheme details of Rekha Patra and claimed her to be benefitting from the ‘Swasthya Sathi’ and ‘Lakshmir Bhandar,’ a financial assistance scheme for women.

    A screenshot of TMC's tweet sharing Rekha Patra's personal details

    A screenshot of TMC’s tweet sharing Rekha Patra’s personal details

  • In response to the tweet, Patra claimed that she had enrolled for the state-sponsored schemes, but she should not be called out for this as she is also a citizen of West Bengal and is entitled to avail of any benefits from any state-sponsored welfare schemes. [2]Deccan Herald
  • In April 2024, the Union Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) gave her the ‘X-category’ security protection.