|Crown Prince of Uttaranchal|
GCV GOC ComL KCTC NSM
Prince Saikat in at Shantiniketan in 2018.
|Born||3 January 2006|
Guwahati, Assam, India
Prince Saikat also referred to as Saikat Seal (born 3 January 2006) is a Vishwamitran royal and politician who has been a part of various union council of ministers having served under numerous Prime Ministers. He is also the younger brother and only sibling of the Rajpramukh of Madhya Prant, Arnab Sil. He also serves as the Senior Prince of Madhya Prant and is first-in-line of succession in the province.
He was born on 3 January 2006 in Guwahati in the north-eastern state of Assam, India. He is the second son of Prince Father Rabindranath and Princess Mother Nirada. He is the younger brother and only sibling of the current Rajpramukh of Madhya Prant, Arnab Sil. He is currently a high school student studying at Kendriya Vidyalaya, Maligaon.
He joined the nation as a citizen in December 2015, and was soon inducted into the new council of ministers as a Minister of State under Prime Minister Sarala Baishya in the Ministry of Home Affairs. Following the introduction of the multi-party system of government in the nation in April 2016, he along with his older sibling Arnab Sil formed the Children's Group Freedom Party, which became an ally of the Friends Society Secular Party and both leaders joined the union council of ministers under Prime Minister Dhrubajyoti Roy on 11 April 2016. He was reappointed to the same position and was in office until 29 May 2016. On 29 May, he was entrusted the additional duties of the independent charge of the Vice President's Office. In a cabinet reshuffle held on 10 July 2016, he was relieved of his duties in the Ministry of Home Affairs and was entrusted the independent charge of the Ministry of External Affairs, thereby becoming the first foreign minister of the nation. He resigned from the union council of ministers following his appointment to a gubernatorial office on 18 September.
Titles, styles and honours
Titles and styles
- 3 January 2006 – 6 December 2015: Master Saikat Seal
- 6 December 2015 – 7 June 2020: The Honourable Saikat Seal
- 8 June 2020 – present: His Royal Highness The Crown Prince of Madhya Prant
|Grand Cross of the Most Excellent Order of the Vishwamitra||8 June 2021||GCrV|
|Grand Commander of the Royal Order of the Crown of Vishwamitra||15 April 2021||GOC|
|Commander of the Most Honourable Order of the Lotus||1 January 2021||ComL|
|Recipient of the National Service Medal||15 April 2021||NSM|
|Recipient of the Commemorative Medal of the 20th Birthday of the First Prime Minister||11 November 2020|
|Recipient of the Commemorative Medal of the First Anniversary of the Vishwamitran Monarchy||8 June 2021|
|Recipient of the Medal "For Services to National Leader II"||30 April 2020||MNLII|
|Recipient of the Investiture Medal of National Leader III||3 May 2020||MNLIII|
Provincial and territorial honours
|Purvanchal||Knight Commander of the Most Honourable Order of the Territorial Crown of Purvanchal||30 April 2021||KCTC|
|Full armorial achievement||Personal escutcheon|