SIR HOMI MODI
Governor of UP
M.A., LL.B., K.B.E., Cr, 1935, HON, LL.D., D. LITT,  GRAND COMMANDER, ORDER OF GEORGE, I OF GREECE, F.R.S.A.
 

            

            Born on 23rd September, 1881. Educated at St. Xavier’s College, Bombay.

  

Shri Homi Mody

Term of Office

02-05-1949
26-01-1950

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25-01-1950
01-06-1952

            Was Member, Indian legislative Assembly 1929-1943 ; Constituent assembly, 1948-1949 ;  First Round Table Conference, 1929; went to Geneva in 1937, as employer’s delegate to the International Labour  Conference ; Member for Supply, Viceroy’s Executive Council, 1941-43 ; appointed Governor of Bombay in September, 1947 ; Governor of Uttar Pradesh from 1949 to 1952. Past Presidentor Chairman : Bombay Municipal Corporation: Associated Cement Companys Limited; Tata Group of Hydro-Electric Companys Royal Western Indian Turf Club ; Indian Merchant Chamber ; Indian Banks Association ; Indian Institute of Art-in Industry ; Employer’s Federation  of India; Sir Dorabh Tata  Trust ; Indian Hotel’s Company Limited. Was Chairman of the Central Bank of India  Limited till March, 1968 ; Life President of the Indo-American Society Limited and of the Indian Council of World Affairs, Bombay Branch ; Patron-in Chief,C.C.I. Limited.

             Publications-Biography of Feroz Shah Mehta ; The Political Future of India ; Reflections. Wise and Otherwise.
           Died in March, 1969.

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