Shriniwas Patil

Shriniwas Patil (born 11 April 1941) is the Member of Lok Sabha from the Satara constituency in Maharashtra, India.[1] He is also the former Governor of Sikkim, India.[2] He was a member of the 13th and 14th Lok Sabha of India, from 1999 to 2009. He represented the Karad constituency of Maharashtra and is a member of the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP). He is a former Indian Administrative Service officer.[3]

Shriniwas Dadasaheb Patil
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Governor of Sikkim
In office
20 July 2013 – 26 August 2018
Preceded byBalmiki Prasad Singh
Succeeded byGanga Prasad
Member of the India Parliament
In office
Preceded byPrithviraj Chavan
Succeeded byConstituency abolished
Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha
Assumed office
24 October 2019
Preceded byUdayanraje Bhosale
Personal details
Born (1941-02-11) 11 February 1941 (age 79)
Satara, Bombay Presidency, British India
Political partyNCP
Children1 son - Sarang Shriniwas Patil
ParentsDadasaheb Ramchandra Patil,
Anusaya Dadasaheb Patil
Residence203, Shaniwar Peth, Anuda Chambers, Karad - 415110, Ph. No. 02164-225600/700
Alma materSir Parshurambhau College, Pune
University of Pune
Government Law College, Mumbai

He was elected as Member of Parliament for the third time by defeating former Member of Parliament Udayanraje Bhosale by over 87,000 votes in October 2019 Bypolls.


  1. ^ "LIVE: महाराष्ट्र विधानसभा निवडणूक २०१९ निकाल - Maharashtra Vidhan Sabha Nivadnuk Election 2019 Result Live Updates". Maharashtra Times (in Marathi). 24 October 2019. Retrieved 24 October 2019.
  2. ^ "Shriniwas Patil named new Sikkim governor - Times Of India". 2013. Retrieved 6 July 2013. Shriniwas Dadasaheb Patil has been appointed as the new governor of Sikkim.
  3. ^ "Former IAS officer Shriniwas Patil appointed Governor of Sikkim | THE SEN TIMES". 2013. Archived from the original on 6 July 2013. Retrieved 6 July 2013. He is a retired officer of the Indian Administrative Service
Lok Sabha
Preceded by
Prithviraj Chavan
Member of Parliament
for Karad

1999 – 2009
Succeeded by
Constituency abolished
Political offices
Preceded by
Balmiki Prasad Singh
Governor of Sikkim
1 July 2013 – 26 August 2018
Succeeded by
Ganga Prasad

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