Jules Ajodhia

Jules Rattankoemar Ajodhia
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3rd Vice President of Suriname
In office
12 August 2000 – 12 August 2005
President Ronald Venetiaan
Preceded by Pretaap Radhakishun
Succeeded by Ram Sardjoe
In office
16 September 1991 – 15 September 1996
President Ronald Venetiaan
Preceded by Jules Wijdenbosch
Succeeded by Pretaap Radhakishun
Personal details
Born (1945-01-27) 27 January 1945 (age 76)
Wanica District, Colony of Suriname
Nationality Suriname Surinamese
Political party Progressive Reform Party

Jules Rattankoemar Ajodhia (27 January 1945[1] in Wanica District) is a Surinamese politician. He is a member of the Progressive Reform Party.[1] From 1988 to 1990, he was Justice Minister. He was also twice vice president of Suriname.[2]

The first term as vice president was from 16 September 1991 to 15 September 1996.[3] The second term started on 12 August 2000 and ended on 12 August 2005.[4]


  1. ^ a b Roger East; Richard J. Thomas (3 June 2014). Profiles of People in Power: The World's Government Leaders. Routledge. p. 493. ISBN 978-1-317-63940-4.
  2. ^ "US State Department Background on Suriname". Retrieved 5 January 2011.
  3. ^ "Carter Center Report on 1991 Suriname Elections". Retrieved 5 January 2011.
  4. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2018-05-21. Retrieved 2018-05-20.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
Political offices
Preceded by Vice President of Suriname
Succeeded by
Preceded by Vice President of Suriname
Succeeded by