Prithviraj Chavan New Chief Minister of Maharashtra
Within a day after the resignation of Ashok Chavan, the new Chief Minister of Maharashtra is selected . The swearing-in will be on 11th November 2010 . Till now He is a Member of the Parliament in the Rajya Sabha. He is Minister of State in Prime Minister's office (PMO). After getting the news in this morning from defence minister A.K.Antony, Prithviraj Chavan's first reaction was 'he is highly honoured and humbled'. He will reach Maharashtra by today evening.
Prithviraj Chavan Profile and Biography
Prithviraj Chavan Date of birth: March 17, 1946
Prithviraj Chavan Constituency: Karad
Prithviraj Chavan Political Party: Indian National Congress
Spouse: Smt. Satvasheela. They have a son and a daughter.
Prithviraj Chavan Address: Satara
Prithviraj Chavan Academic Qualification: New Chief Minister of Maharashtra is highly qualified. He is B.E(Hons) from BITS, Pilani and M.S. from University of California.