Chandrawati

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Chandrawati (श्रीमती चन्द्रावती) (Born: 1928) is a veteran Hindu Sheoran Jat politician from politician. She is former Lieutenant Governor]] of Puducherry, India from 19 February 1990 to 18 December 1990.[1] Earlier, she was a minister(1964-66 & 1972-74) of Haryana.[2] In 1977, she was elected to the 6th Lok Sabha as MP from Bhiwani(Haryana) as a Janata Party Candidate.[3]

Early life[edit]

She was born in 1928 in the Village Dalawas in Bhiwani district of Haryana State. Her Father Ch. Hazarilal Sheoran served in the Indian Army.

Political career[edit]

During 1964-66 and 1972-74 she was Minister of State in Haryana, 1977-79 President of Janata Party and 1982-85 Leader of the Opposition, and later senior Congress Leader in Haryana.

She worked as Lt. Governor of Pondicherry from 19th February 1990 to 13th December l990.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "PONDICHERRY LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY". National Informatics Centre. Retrieved 22 December 2012. 
  2. ^ "Worldwide Guide to Women in Leadership". guide2womenleaders. Retrieved 22 December 2012. 
  3. ^ "sixth Loksabha Members". National Informatics Center. Retrieved 22 December 2012.