Govindaswamy Lakshmanan (12 February 1924 - 10 January 2001) was an Indian politician belonging to the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam party. He was elected to the Lower house of the Indian Parliament the Lok Sabha in 1980 from Chennai North. He had earlier represented Tamil Nadu in the Rajya Sabha, the upper house of the Indian Parliament from 1974 to 1980. He was the Deputy Speaker of the Lok Sabha from 1980 to 1984.
|Deputy Speaker of the Lok Sabha|
1 December 1980-31 December 1984
|Preceded by||Godey Murahari|
|Succeeded by||M. Thambidurai|
|Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha|
|Preceded by||A. V. P. Asaithambi|
|Succeeded by||N. V. N. Somu|
|Member of Parliament, Rajya Sabha|
|Born||12 April 1924|
Arantangi, Pudukkottai, Madras Presidency
|Died||10 January 2001(aged 76)|
|Political party||Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam|
|Indian National Congress|
|Children||Leninkumar, Lavakumar, Shashi Rekha|
He died on January 10, 2001.