(15th June 1959)
Leader of Opposition in the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly. From 23 Dec. 2014 He is the Guiding Light and soul in development of Dr. Vikhe Patil Memorial Hospital & Medical College.
In continuation to visionary thoughts of Hon’ble Shri Balasaheb Vikhe Patil the envisaged future plans are being implemented under his dynamic leadership, with Prime Aim to provide quality Medical Services to Rural as well as Urban masses.
|From 19 Nov. 2010 To 27 Sept. 2014 Minister for Agriculture & Marketing Government of Maharashtra, Mantralaya, Mumbai-32|
|From 7th Nov. 2009 To 18 Nov. 2010 Minister for Transport, Ports, Law & Judriciary Goverment of Maharashtra, Mantralaya, Mumbai-32|
|From 19th Feb. 2009 To 6th Nov. 2009 Minister for School Education & Law and Judiciary Goverment of Maharashtra, Mantralaya, Mumbai-32|
|Member of Legislative Assembly since March 1995. In 2004 won Assembly Election with 70,000 votes i.e. securing more than 82% votes casted.|