Marotrao Kowase

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Marotrao Kowase
Constituency Gadchiroli-Chimur
Personal details
Born 3 November 1949
Bhadbhidi, Gadchiroli district, Maharashtra
Political party INC
Spouse(s) Latatai Kowase
Children 1 son and 3 daughters
Residence Gadchiroli

Marotrao Sainuji Kowase (born 3 November 1949) is an Indian politician and a member of the 15th Lok Sabha of India. He represents the Gadchiroli-Chimur constituency of Maharashtra and is a member of the Indian National Congress (INC) political party.[1]

He was member of Legislative Assembly of Maharashtra State during 1980-85, 1990–95 and 1995-1999.[2] He was the Minister of State for Tribal Welfare in the Maharashtra State Government led by Sharad Pawar.

He has been elected from the Gadchiroli-Chimur Lok Sabha Constituency as a member of the 15th Lok Sabha, the results of which were declared on 16 May 2009.

Kowase belongs to a tribal family and hails from Bhadbhidi which is a small village in Chamorshi Tehsil of Gadchiroli District. He has done is Master of Arts in Political Science.


  1. ^ 15th Lok Sabha Election Results
  2. ^ "Maharashtra Assembly Election - Partywise Comparison Since 1978". Election Commission of India website. Retrieved 25 April 2014. 

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