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Murlidhar Chandrakant Bhandare

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Murlidhar Chandrakant Bhandare
Governor of Odisha
In office
21 August 2007 – 9 March 2013
Preceded byRameshwar Thakur
Succeeded byS. C. Jamir
Personal details
Born(1928-12-10)10 December 1928
Mumbai, then-British India
Died15 June 2024(2024-06-15) (aged 95)
NationalityIndian
ProfessionAdvocate Politician
Administrator

Murlidhar Chandrakant Bhandare (10 December 1928 – 15 June 2024) was an Indian politician. He was a senior Indian National Congress leader from Maharashtra and a former Rajya Sabha member for three terms during 1980–1982, 1982–1988 and 1988–1994.[1] He was appointed Governor of Odisha on 19 August 2007,[2] he was sworn in on 21 August.[3] He left office on 9 March 2013.

Bhandare died on 15 June 2024, at the age of 95.[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Rajya Sabha Members". Archived from the original on 2019-02-14. Retrieved 2009-12-30.
  2. "Tiwari appointed new Andhra governor", IST, TNN (The Times of India), 20 August 2007.
  3. "Bhandare sworn in Governor" Archived 2007-10-01 at the Wayback Machine, The Hindu, 21 August 2007.
  4. "Former Odisha Guv Murlidhar Chandrakant Bhandare Passes Away". Retrieved 15 June 2024.