Pasha Patel

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Pasha Patel
Constituency Latur
Personal details
Citizenship Indian
Nationality Indian
Political party Bharatiya Janata Party
Occupation Politician
Religion Muslim

Pasha Patel is a former member of the Maharashtra Legislative Council. He is from the Bharatiya Janata Party.[1]

Political career[edit]

Patel began his political career with the Shetkari Sanathana and was affiliated with the Nationalist Congress Party.[2][3] Later, during 2001, he joined the Bharatiya Janata Party and the leader at the time, Gopinath Munde, due to differences with Sharad Joshi.[4] Later he was selected as a member of the Maharashtra Legislative Council for Latur.[citation needed]


  1. ^ Kulkarni, Dhaval (9 October 2014). "Maha Polls: Will this BJP Muslim candidate make history?". Daily News and Analysis. Retrieved 14 April 2017. 
  2. ^ "Pasha Patel's defection to BJP a major setback for NCP". 2000-09-30. Retrieved 2011-09-26. 
  3. ^ "General Elections 1999 Candidates Details for 35-Latur constituency of MAHARASHTRA". Retrieved 2011-09-26. 
  4. ^ "Facing desertions, Sharad Joshi appeals to Pawar". 2000-05-28. Retrieved 2011-09-26.