Subhash Deshmukh

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Subhash Sureshchandra Deshmukh
Minister of Co-operation
Government of Maharashtra
In office
8 July 2016 – 12 November 2019
Chief MinisterDevendra Fadnavis
Preceded byChandrakant Patil
Succeeded byShamrao Pandurang Patil
Minister of Textiles
Government of Maharashtra
In office
8 July 2016 – 16 June 2019
Chief MinisterDevendra Fadnavis
Preceded byChandrakant Patil
Succeeded byRam Shinde
Member of Maharashtra Legislative Assembly
Assumed office
Preceded byDilip Mane
ConstituencySolapur South
Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha
In office
Preceded byPratapsinh Mohite-Patil
Succeeded bySushilkumar Shinde
Member of Maharashtra Legislative Council
In office
ConstituencySolapur Local Authorities
Personal details
Born (1957-03-12) 12 March 1957 (age 66)
Solapur, Bombay State, India
Political partyBharatiya Janata Party
Smita Deshmukh
(m. 1980)
Children2 sons, 1 daughter
Source: [1]

Subhash Sureshchandra Deshmukh (born 12 March 1957) is an Indian politician and a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).Deshmukh represents the Solapur South constituency in the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly. He served as the Cabinet Minister of Co-Operation, Relief and Rehabilitation in the Government of Maharashtra.

Positions held[edit]

Lokmangal Group[edit]

Deshmukh is the founder of Lokmangal Group.

Deshmukh is the founder of Solapur Social Foundation.

Within BJP[edit]

  • Vice President, BJP Maharashtra (2010-2013)


  • Member, Solapur - 2004-2009
  • Member, Maharashtra Legislative Assembly - 2014[1]
  • Cabinet Minister for Co-Operation, Marketing & Textiles, Maharashtra State, 2016-2019
  • Cabinet Minister for Co-Operation, Relief and Rehabilitation, Maharashtra State, 2019–Present[2]

Early life[edit]

Subhash Sureshchandra Deshmukh was born on 12 March 1957 in Wadala (North Solapur). He belongs to the family who believes in discipline, education, social commitment and religious accountability. Being primary school teachers, his parents were known for their disciplined personalities. While handling farming, they served for education. Having Wari tradition in the home, he was raised in the devotional atmosphere. He was raised with values such as hard work, discipline, patriotism and social work.

Political career[edit]

He took oath as Maharashtra Cabinet Minister on 7 July 2016. He was allotted Ministry of Co-Operation, Relief and Rehabilitation.

Organizational skills and communication skills are his notable qualities. Knowing that unity is the ultimate success, he connected the ones who wanted to work for the progress of Solapur.

His thoughts on addiction free youth, healthy body for social welfare, utilization of money for good deeds, trouble-free problem solving, patriotism, collective efforts against corruption etc. are inspiring today's youth.

January 1998 : Won the Legislative Council election as MLA, Solapur

2000 : BJP District President, Tarun Bharat President, Solapur

2004 : Maharashtra Sahakar Aghadi: State President, Maharashtra State, Won Lok Sabha Election from Solapur Lok Sabha Constituency and was elected as MP

2009 : Madha Lok Sabha Election, Osmanabad-Tuljapur Legislative Assembly (Vidhan Sabha) Election

2014 : BJP State Vice President, Maharashtra State, Won Legislative Assembly (Vidhan Sabha) Election

2016 : He took oath as a Maharashtra Cabinet Minister on 7 July 2016. He was allotted the Ministry of Co-operation, Marketing

and Textiles.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Nilanga (Maharashtra) Assembly Constituency Elections Retrieved 20 July 2018.
  2. ^ Kanchan Srivastava (10 July 2016). "Maharashtra Cabinet reshuffle: Fadnavis allocates portfolios at midnight, MoS Home for Shiv Sena". DNA. Retrieved 20 July 2018.