Bali Ram Bhagat

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Bali Ram Bhagat
Governor of Rajasthan
In office
30 June 1993 – 1 May 1998
Preceded by Dhanik Lal Mandal (Additional charge)
Succeeded by Darbara Singh
Speaker of Lok Sabha
In office
1976–1977
Preceded by G. S. Dhillon
Succeeded by N. Sanjiva Reddy
Personal details
Born October 7, 1922
Died January 2, 2011
Spouse(s) Vidhya Bhagat
Children 2

Bali Ram Bhagat (October 7, 1922 – January 2, 2011) was an Indian politician. He was born in Patna, Bihar. He served as the Speaker of Lok Sabha from 1976 to 1977, during the turbulent final year of Indira Gandhi’s first reign as prime minister.[1] He served as Minister for External Affairs of India under Indira’s son, Rajiv Gandhi, from 1985 to 1986. He was governor of Himachal Pradesh briefly during 1993, and governor of Rajasthan from 1993 to 1998. Ram Bhagat died in New Delhi on January 2, 2011.

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://speakerloksabha.nic.in/frmspeaker.asp
Preceded by
Rajiv Gandhi
Minister for External Affairs of India
1985–1986
Succeeded by
P Shiv Shankar
Preceded by
Dhanik Lal Mandal (Additional charge)
Governor of Rajasthan
1993–1998
Succeeded by
Darbara Singh