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academic administrator , Governor

Gopal Krishna Gandhi, Indian governor, academic administrator.


Gandhi, Gopal Krishna was born on April 22, 1945 in Delhi, India.


Master of Arts, Delhi University.


Various positions Indian Administrative Service, 1968—1992. Secretary to vice president India, 1985—1987, joint secretary to President, 1987—1992. High commissioner for India in South Africa, 1996, for India in Lesotho, 1996, for India in Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka, 2000—2002.

Ambassador to Iceland, 2002, to Norway, 2002. Secretary to president India, 1997. Culture minister High Commission, India, 1992.

And director The Nehru Center, London, 1992. Governor West Bengal, India, 2004—2009, chancellor, state universities India, 2004—2009.


  • Other Work

    • Author (one novel, one play).


Married Tara Gandhi; 2 children.

Tara Gandhi