Anerood Jugnauth

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Sir Anerood Jugnauth
सर अनिरुद्ध जगन्नाथ

Anerood Jugnauth January 2013.jpg
Prime Minister of Mauritius
In office
17 December 2014 – 23 January 2017
PresidentKailash Purryag
Monique Ohsan Bellepeau (Acting)
Ameenah Gurib
Preceded byNavin Ramgoolam
Succeeded byPravind Jugnauth
In office
17 September 2000 – 30 September 2003
PresidentCassam Uteem
Angidi Chettiar
Ariranga Pillay
Karl Offmann
Preceded byNavin Ramgoolam
Succeeded byPaul Bérenger
In office
16 June 1982 – 22 December 1995
MonarchElizabeth II (1982–1992)
PresidentVeerasamy Ringadoo
Cassam Uteem
Governor GeneralDayendranath Burrenchobay
Seewoosagur Ramgoolam
Veerasamy Ringadoo
Preceded bySeewoosagur Ramgoolam
Succeeded byNavin Ramgoolam
President of Mauritius
In office
7 October 2003 – 31 March 2012
Prime MinisterPaul Bérenger
Navin Ramgoolam
Vice PresidentRaouf Bundhun
Angidi Chettiar
Monique Ohsan Bellepeau
Preceded byKarl Offmann
Succeeded byMonique Ohsan Bellepeau (Acting)
Leader of the Opposition
In office
20 December 1976 – 11 June 1982
Prime MinisterSeewoosagur Ramgoolam
Preceded byGaetan Duval
Succeeded byPaul Bérenger
Leader of the Militant Socialist Movement
In office
8 April 1983 – February 2003
Preceded byPosition established
Succeeded byPravind Jugnauth
Member of Parliament
for Piton and Rivière du Rempart
Assumed office
11 December 2014
Preceded byPrathiba Bolah
In office
11 September 2000 – 7 September 2003
Preceded byDeva Virahsawmy
Succeeded byRajesh Jeetah
In office
20 December 1976 – 20 December 1995
Preceded byHurry Ramnarain
Succeeded byDeva Virahsawmy
In office
21 October 1963 – 7 August 1967
Preceded byPosition established
Succeeded byHurry Ramnarain
Personal details
Born (1930-03-29) 29 March 1930 (age 89)
La Caverne, Mauritius
Political partyIndependent Forward Block (Before 1965)
All Hindu Congress (1965–1970)
Mauritian Militant Movement (1970–1982)
Militant Socialist Movement (1983–2003; 2012–present)
Independent (2003–2012)
Spouse(s)Sarojini Ballah
Children2, including Pravind
Alma materInns of Court School of Law

Sir Anerood Jugnauth GCSK, KCMG, QC, MP, PC (born 29 March 1930) is a Mauritian politician. He has served as both President and Prime Minister of Mauritius.[1][2] He is Member of Parliament for Piton & Riviere Du Rempart.

References[change | change source]

  1. "YourLocalNews.ca - TC Media's local information websites". Retrieved 9 July 2016.
  2. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 26 October 2009. Retrieved 2009-11-18.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)