Ramrao Deshmukh

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Ramrao Madhavrao Deshmukh
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Deshmukh, during his tenure as the High Commissioner for British India in the Union of South Africa.
Personal details
Born 25 November 1892
Pimplod, Berar Province, British India
Died 20 April 1981 (Aged 89)
Amravati, Maharashtra, Republic Of India
Nationality Indian
Spouse(s) Smt. Shashikalabai Kadam

One Son & four Daughters:

  • Snehalata Shitole
  • Vanamala Mohite
  • Pushpamala Deshmukh
  • Shashikumar a.k.a. Shankarrao Deshmukh (Founder member of and former president of the Vidharbha Youth Welfare Society.)
  • Neelam Naik Nimbalkar
Education M.A., L.L.B (Cantab)
Alma mater King Edward's College Amraoti, University of Cambridge

Ramrao Madhavrao Deshmukh was a prominent political and academic personality from Amravati, Maharashtra. He was one of the very few Barristers from the region at that time.[1]

Political life[edit]

He has been a member of and has presided over many important political establishments during and after the British Rule.[1] Some of the important establishments that he has been associated with and his position in those establishments are stated below:


  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i http://rajyasabha.nic.in/rsnew/pre_member/1952_2003/d.pdf
  2. ^ http://www.sahistory.org.za/pages/chronology/general/1940s.html#1946
  3. ^ "Padma Awards" (PDF). Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. 2015. Retrieved July 21, 2015.