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Bhagat Singh Koshyari (22nd Governor of Maharashtra) Wiki, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Biography & More

Bhagat Singh Koshyari is a reputed member of the infamous Bhartiya Janta Party also known fondly as BJP. He was also the National Vice Chairman of BJP and also served as State President from Uttarakhand. he is Indian politician serving as the Governor of Maharashtra and the Governor of Goa (additional charge).


Bhagat Singh Koshyari is an Indian Politician from Uttarakhand. He conjointly served as ordinal Chief Minister of Uttarakhand (formerly Uttaranchal) from 2001 to 2002 and thenceforth, he was the leader of the opposition of the Uttarakhand legislature He has conjointly served as a MLC in province law-makers (when Uttarakhand was a part of undivided Uttar Pradesh) and MLA in Uttarakhand legislature. He was also appointed as MP in Rajya Sabha in the years of 2008 to 2014 from the state of Uttarakhand and currently is the MP of the sixteenth Lok Sabha from the Udhamsingh Nagar of Nainital.


Real NameBhagat Singh Koshyari
ProfessionalGovernor of Maharashtra, Journalist, Social Worker
Date of Birth17 June 1942
BirthplaceBageshwar, India
Zodiac signGemini
Political InclinationBJP (Bharatiya Janata Party)

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ResidenceRaj Bhavan, Mumbai

Physical Appearance

Height (approx)in centimetres- 168 cm
in meter- 1.68 m
in feet & inches- 5’6”
Weight (approx)in Kilogram- 68 kg
in pounds- 149 lbs
Eyes ColourBlack
Hair Colour
Black & White


Bhagat Singh Koshyari holds a degree of Masters in Arts. He pursued his degree from The Almora College situated in Agra then affiliated with Agra University, now S.S.J. Campus Almora of Kumaon University)

College/ UniversityS.S.J. Campus Almora
Educational QualificationMA in English

Family, Parents, Siblings

Marital StatusMarried
Wife/ SpouseSmt. Kusumkanta Koshyari
ChildrenSon- 2
Daughter- Not Know
ParentsFather- Late Gopal Singh Koshyari
Mother- Late Momita Devi Koshyari
SiblingsBrother- Not Know
Sister- Not Know


Apart from being a famous Indian Politician and a member of Bhartiya Janta Party, Bhagat Singh Koshyari is also a successful Journalist, teacher and social worker.


Bharat Singh Koshyari being a social worker, is the founder of schools and colleges such as Saraswati Vihar Higher School, Vivekanand Vidya Mandir Inter College, Saraswati Shishu Mandir, all being in the state of Uttarakhand.

Favourite Things

Favourite ColourBlue
Favourite SportCricket
Favourite PoliticianAtal Bihari Vajpayee
Favourite ActorAmitabh Bachchan
Favourite PlaceNainital

Interesting Things

  • Bhagat Singh Koshyari has published two books which are Uttaranchal Prades Kyun and Uttaranchal Sangharsh Evam Samadhan.
  • He worked as a lecturer in Raja Inter College in Uttar Pradesh for a few years.
  • He is a founder and managing editor at Parvat Piyush since 1975.
  • He owns a Maruti Wagonar.
  • He has a hobby of reading historical philosophical and religious books.

Money Factor

Bhagat Singh Koshyari has a net worth of total 55.63 Lakhs with assets being 55.63 lakhs and liabilities being none.


Appointed as the General Secretary of the Students’ Union of Almora College, Almora in the years of 1961 to 1962, Bhagat Singh Koshyari has also been conjointly delineated the chief Council of Kumaon University, throughout 1979-82, 1982–85 and 1988-91.

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