Panchanand Pathak (P.N. Pathak) contested as an MLA from the Kushinagar constituency in the 2022 Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections and won by defeating Rajesh Pratap Rav of the Samajwadi Party with a margin of 34790 votes. He is a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party and is 49 years old.
Panchanand Pathak has a nil criminal record and financial liabilities. His total declared assets are Rs 3 crore, including Rs 76 lakh in moveable assets and Rs 2.2 crore as immovable assets. The total reported income of P.N. Pathak is Rs 5.1 lakh, of which Rs 2.6 lakh is self income.