First Lok Sabha
Members Bioprofile

KHARDEKAR , SHRI BALASAHEB HANMANTRAO, B.A. (Cantab.), LL,B. (Bombay), Bar-at-Law   Independent (Bombay—Kolhapur-cum -Satara—1952): S. of Shri Hanmantrao Khardekar; B. August 1, 1903; ed. at Rajaram High School and College, Kolhapur, Deccan College and Law College, Poona, Elphinstone College, Bombay and Cambridge University; Teacher; Principal, Rajaram College, Kolhapur, 1940—44; Principal, G.K. Gokhale College, Kagal; Chairman, Shikshan Prasarak Mandal, Kolhapur.

Clubs: Life Member of the Cricket Club of India and Kolhapur Sports Association.

Hobby: Shooting. 

Special interest: Education.

Favourite pastime: Reading light literature. 

Recreation: Cricket and Tennis.

Permanent address: Kolhapur  (Bombay).