Yoshihiro Murai

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Yoshihiro Murai
村井 嘉浩
Governor of Miyagi Prefecture
Assumed office
21 November 2005
Preceded by Shirō Asano
Personal details
Born (1960-08-20) 20 August 1960 (age 57)
Toyonaka, Osaka, Japan
Political party Liberal Democratic Party of Japan
Alma mater National Defense Academy of Japan

Yoshihiro Murai (村井 嘉浩, Murai Yoshihiro, born 20 August 1960) is a Japanese politician and current governor of Miyagi Prefecture. A native of Toyonaka, Osaka and former serviceman of Japan Self-Defense Forces, he was first elected governor in 2005 after serving in the assembly of the prefecture since 1995.