Satyadev Narayan Arya was taken oath as the 17th Governor of Haryana in a ceremony held at Raj Bhawan here on 18th August 2018.
Satyadev Narayan Arya was born at Gandhi Tola, Rajgir in district Nalanda, Bihar on July 1,1939.
Satyadev Narayan Arya is M.A and law graduate from Patna University.
In 1962 Satyadev Narayan Arya joined Rashtriya Swaym Sevak Sangh and became its active activist. Satyadev Narayan Arya is a prominent Dalit leader from Nalanda, Arya.
Satyadev Narayan Arya was the Minister of Rural Development from 1979-80 and Minister of Mines and Geology, Bihar, in 2010.
Satyadev Narayan Arya was elected Member of Bihar Vidhan Sabha eight times from Rajgir assembly constituency
Satyadev Narayan Arya has been President of Schedule Caste Cell of Bihar state Bhartiya Janta Party for two terms from 1988-1998.
Satyadev Narayan Arya also worked with Atal Bihari Vajpayee, Lal Krishna Advani And other Bhartiya Janta Party Leaders with Nitish Kumar.
Satyadev Arya had to face a number of hardships during the Emergency and during Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP's) Ram Mandir movement in Ayodhya and Satyadev Narayan Arya was arrested several times on this movement.