Bachelor, Ranchi (Bihar) University, 1959. Master of Arts, Bhagalpur University, Bihar, 1961.
Auditor Defence Accounts, Gauhat, India, 1963. Sub inspector Ministry Home Affairs, New Delhi, 1964. Inspector Master of Health Administration, Patna, India, 1971-1984, deputy superintendent of police, 1984-1996, joint assistant director, 1996-1997, assistant director cabinet secretriat, 1997-1998.
P. Radha Madhav Prasad and Daya Manjari Sinha. Married Rani Asthana, January 10, 1967. Married Reeta Sinha, November 29, 1970.
1 child, Anupama.