Bio-data of Minister of Co-operation, Maharashtra State
SHRI. HARSHAVARDHAN SHAHAJIRAO PATIL
Date of Birth : 21st August 1963.
Place of Birth : Bawada, Tal. Indapur, Dist. Pune
Education : B. COM., LL.B.
Languages Known : Marathi, Hindi and English.
Marital status : Married, Wife Smt. Bhagyashri.
Children : Total 2 (One Son and One Daughter)
Occupation : Agriculturist.
Party : Independent.
Constituency : 254- Indapur, Dist. Pune.
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Started Primary and Secondary School, Junior College, Hostels, College at Bhigvan, Agricultural School, Technical School at Bavada through Shri. Shivaji Education Society and Indapur Taluka Shikshan Mandal; Founder, Sport Complex Centre and Pimpari –Chinchwad Engineering College; Inculcation of good values Programs for Students, Organised Blood Donation Camps, Social Forestry programs and Eye Checking Camps, Encouragement to Artists; Founder, Transport Society, Indapur Co-operative Urban Bank, Dudhganga Taluka Sangh, Indapur Taluka Horticulture Co-operative Sangh, Dairies and Co-operative Societies; 1991 to 1994 Chairman, Nira-Bhima Co-operative Sugar Factory, Indapur; Member, Public Works Committee, ZilhaParishad, Pune; Active Participation in Establishment and development of many Co-operative Credit Societies in Taluka; Founder, Indapur Taluka Vikas Aghadi; 1995-1999,1999-2004 Member, Maharashtra Legislative Assembly; March 1995 to October 1999 Minister of State for Agriculture, Water conservation and Horticulture; 8th July 2002 to 17 October 2004 Minister for Marketing, Employment Guarantee Scheme; Since 16th November 2004-2009 Minister for Marketing, Employment Guarantee Scheme, Parliamentary Affairs and Women and Child Development. November, 2009 Re-elected to the Legislative Assembly
Study Tour of America, Europe, Indonesia, Mauritius, Dubai, and Singapore for Agro Advantage
Reading, Cricket, Basketball, to watch Dramas and Movies.
(1) At Post Bavada, Tal-Indapur., Dist. Pune.
(2) A-6, Madam Cama Road, Opp. Mantralaya, Mumbai - 400 032.
(3) Office–Room No 552 (Main), 5th Floor, Mantralaya, Mumbai. Telephone No: 22843657.
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Harshvardhan Shahaji Patil is a Maharashtra politician He is the nephew of Late. Shankarrao Bajirao Patil, the former MP. He is one of the few ministers who is presiding as a minister for four consecutive terms in Government of Maharashtra. He is Minister since 1995. He was elected MLA as an independent in 1995, 1999, 2004. In 2009 he is elected MLA as an INC candidate. He is appointed as co-operation and parliamentary affairs minister in Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan's Ministry.