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Profile of H.E. the Governor of Bihar

Shri Lal Ji Tandon
Name:   Shri Lal Ji Tandon
Father's Name: Shri Shivnarayan Tandon
Mother's Name: Smt. Annpurna Devi
Date of Birth: 12th April 1935
Birth Place: Vill. Chowk, Distt. Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh)
Maritial Status: Married
Date of Marriage: 26th Feb. 1958
Spouse Name: Smt. Krishna Tandon
No. of Children: Sons: 3
State Name: Uttar Pradesh
Educational Qualifications: Graduate
Positions Held: 1978-84 and 1990-96 Member, Uttar Pradesh State Legislative Council (two terms).
1991-92 Minister of State, Department of Power, Govt. of Uttar Pradesh.
1996-2009 Member, Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly (three times)
1997-99 Minister of State, Urban Development and Water Supply, Govt. of Uttar Pradesh.
1997-2002 Leader of House, Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council.
1999-2000 and 2000-02 Minister of State, Urban Development and Urban Poverty Alleviation, Govt. of Uttar Pradesh (two times).
2002-03 Minister of State, Housing , Finance, Urban Development and Tourism, Govt. of Uttar Pradesh.
2003-07 Leader of Opposition, Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly.
2009 Elected to 15th Lok Sabha (From Lucknow Lok Sabha Constituency).
from 6 Aug. 2009 Member, Committee on Estimates.
from 31 Aug. 2009 Member, Committee on Railways.
from 23.08.2018 H.E. the Governor of Bihar.
Social and Cultural Activities: Established number of educational, social and cultural institutions in Avadh.
Special Interests: Cattle rearing.
Countries Visited: Holland, Japan, New Zealand and United Arab Emirates (UAE).