Bhai Mahavir

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Dr. Bhai Mahavir (born 30 October 1922 in Lahore) was governor of the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh between April 1998 and March 2003. He is a leader of the Bharatiya Janata Party. He has authored many books and prior to his governorship had served two terms as a member of the Rajya Sabha. He is an M.A, Phd in Economics and has studied Law (LLB).

Mahavir is the son of Bhai Parmanand, an Indian freedom fighter. He has two daughters, three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.[citation needed] He is married to Smt. Krishna Kumari who died in New Delhi on 14 December 2012.