at Bikaner in Rajasthan Mr Mohd. Usman Arif
received higher education at Aligarh Muslim University.
Nominated Chairman of the House Committee of Rajya Sabha in 1976 and again
in 1977. Appointed officiating President of
Rajasthan Congress in 1980. Member of
Rajasthan Muslim Waqf Board in 1961, Central Waqf Board
1976, Bikaner City Improvement Trust in 1963, Rajasthan Sahitya Academy in 1966, Rajasthan
Haj Committee in 1966, Rajasthan Pradesh
Congress Committee and Bikaner District Committee in 1967. He was elected member of the
Rajya Sabha in 1970 and again in 1976 and 1982. Appointed
Deputy Minister in Union Ministry of Construction and Housing 1980-82 and again in
1983-84, Deputy Minister in the Union Minstry of Agriculture and Supplies during 1983-84. Appointed Governor of Uttar Pradesh on 31 March,
1985 and continued to hold the office till 11 Feb., 1990.
Term of Office