Manohar Naik

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Manohar Naik
मनोहर नाईक
Member of the Legislative Assembly
Constituency 1995-1999 and 2004-2019 Pusad (Vidhan Sabha constituency) of Maharashtra Legislative Assembly
Personal details
Born (1943-07-01)1 July 1943
Gawali village, Yavatmal district, Maharashtra, India

Manohar Naik is an Indian politician of the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) in the state of Maharashtra.[1]

Personal life[edit]

Naik was born in 1943 born at the remote Yawali village[2] near Chapdoh dam,[3] 3 km from Karegaon on Karegaon-Ramnagar-Yawali link road off Yavatmal-Ghatanji State highway MH SH 237,[4] in the Yavatmal district in the southern Vidarbha region of Maharashtra. He is nephew of former Chief Minister of Maharashtra Vasantrao Naik and brother of former Chief Minister of Maharashtra Sudhakarrao Naik.[5]

Career[edit]

Naik has been elected as Member of the Legislative Assembly from the Pusad (Vidhan Sabha constituency) of the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly in Yavatmal district from 1995-1999, 2004-2009,[6] 2009-2014,[7] and 2014-2019.[1]

From 2009-2014, he was the Minister of Food and Drug Administration in the Government of Maharashtra in India.

He is a Managing Committee member of the Janta Shikshan Prasarak Mandal and the Babasaheb Naik College of Engineering, Pusad.[8]

References[edit]

Preceded by
Minister of Food and Drug Administration
7 November 2009 – 30 October 2015
Succeeded by
Girish Bapat