Fifth Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile


GOKHALE, SHRI H. R., B.A., LL.B., (Cong.) Maharashtra-North-West Bombay—1971, Son of Shri Ramchandra Gokhale; b. at Baroda, October 5, 1915; ed. at Baroda College, Baroda and Law College, Bombay; m. Smt. Prabhawati H. Gokhale, 1 s. and 3 d.; Advocate; previously associated with Baroda Praja Mandal, P.S.P.; arrested and imprisoned for taking part in Quit India movement; took leading role in Trade Union activities; Member and later Vice-President of Baroda Municipality; Judge, High Court of Judicature at Bombay, July 62-July 66; appointed Minister of Law and Justice, Government of India in March, 1971.

Hobbies.—Music and Literature.

Sports and Clubs.—Golf; Member, Delhi Golf Club.

Travels abroad.—Europe, U.S.A., Japan and USSR.

Permanent address.—12, Janpath, New Delhi.