H. R. Gokhale

Summary

H. R. Gokhale (5 October 1915 – 15 February 1978) was an Indian politician who was a member of the Indian National Congress from Maharashtra and of the Lok Sabha from Mumbai North West. He served as cabinet minister of Law and Justice in the Indira Gandhi government during The Emergency (1975–1977).[1] He died at the age of 62 after suffering a heart attack in New Delhi in February 1978.[2]

He was the father in law of the writer Namita Gokhale.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Members Bioprofile: H. R. Gokhale
  2. ^ The New York Times: H. R. Gokhale, Ex‐Minister in India