Dr. BEZWADA GOPALA REDDY
Governor of UP
D. LITT.
 

 

Born on 5th August, 1907. Educated at Vishwabharati Shanti Niketan.

Dr. Bezwada Gopala Reddy

Term of Office

01-05-1967

to

30-06-1972

Member A.I.C.C.,  since 1931 ; M.L.A., Madras, 1937-46 ; was Minister Local Administration, Government of Madras, 1937-39 ; President Andhra Pradesh, 1955-56 ; Finance Minister, Madras, 1947 ; Home Minister, Andhra Pradesh, 1956 ; Finance Minister, Andhra Pradesh, 1957 ; M.P. Rajya Sabha, 1958-60, Lok Sabha, 1962 ; Minister of Revenue and Civil Expenditure Government of India, 1958-61 ; Minister for  Information and Broadcasting 1962-63 ; resigned under the Kamraj Plan ; Chairman, Childern’s Film Society; President: Daskshin Bharat Hindi Prachar  Sabha (A.P.) ; Telugu Bhasha Samiti, since 1947 ; A.P. Sahitya Academy, since 1957 ; All-India Chess Federation, since 1959 ; Governor of U.P. since 1st May, 1967.

 

Publications: Chitranguda ; has also translated some books of Tagore from Bengali into Telugu.