Manohar Joshi

Manohar Joshi - MP (Lok Sabha)


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Mumbai North Central

Mumbai North Central Constituency

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Member Type :MP (Lok Sabha)
Party Name :Shivsena
Term :13th Lok Sabha ( Year 1999)
Constituency :Mumbai North Central
Full NameManohar Joshi
Father's NameShri Gajanan Krishna Joshi
Mother's NameSmt. Saraswati Gajanan
Birth PlaceNandavi, Distt. Raigad (Maharashtra)
Marital StatusMarried
Spouse NameSmt. Anagha Manohar Joshi
No. of Children3
Permanent Address101-102, Oceana Apartment, Keluskar Marg, Shivaji Park, Dadar, Mumbai - 400028
Present Address10, Ashoka Road, New Delhi
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QualificationsB.A., M.A., LL.B., Ph.D.
1968-79 Municipal Councillor, Mumbai, Maharashtra (three terms) 

1972-89 Member, Maharashtra Legislative Council 

1976-77 Mayor, Municipal Corporation, Mumbai, Maharashtra 

1990-91and 1995-99 Member, Maharashtra Legislative Assembly 

1990-91 Leader of Opposition, Maharashtra Legislative Assembly 

1995-99 Chief Minister, Maharashtra 

1999-2004 Member, Thirteenth Lok Sabha 

1999-2002 Union Cabinet Minister, Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises  

10 May 2002-2004 Speaker, Lok Sabha 

April 2006 Elected to Rajya Sabha 

June 2006-Aug. 2006 Member, Committee on Health and Family Welfare 

Sept. 2006 - May 2009 and Aug. 2009 onwards Member, Committee on Urban Development 

May 2008 onwards Member, Business Advisory Committee 

June 2008 onwards Member, General Purposes Committee 

July 2010 onwards Member, Consultative Committee for the Ministry of Urban Development
Books Published:- 
In Marathi,
(i) Swachh Mumbai Harit Mumbai, 1977, 
(ii) Speaker’s Diary, Part I, 2003 
(iii) Speaker’s Diary, Part II, 2004, 
(iv) 1-B, 2006 and 
(v) Shiv Sena : Kal, Aaj Aani Udya, 2008
Social and Cultural Activities, Literary, Artistic and Scientific Accomplishments and other Special Interests:-
Set up a Kala Academy at Dadar in Mumbai; instituted ‘Maharashtra Bhushan Award’; conceived, (i) Krishna Valley Irrigation Project in Maharashtra, (ii) Mumbai - Pune Expressway Project and (iii) various schemes like ‘Tanker Free Maharashtra Scheme’; started (i) Kamdhenu Policy for women, (ii) ‘Matoshri Scheme’ for the aged and (iii) Sainik Schools for the youth, during his tenure as Chief Minister of Maharashtra; organized a graceful ‘Akhil Bharatiya Sahitya Sammelan’ at Shivaji Park, Dadar; also started Jagatik Marathi Chamber of Commerce and Industries; closely associated with many educational and social organizations; conceived the idea of ‘Clean Mumbai-Green Mumbai’ during his tenure as Mayor of Mumbai; started reading room facility with an idea of helping the poor and needy students; theatre, social service and promotion of sports, especially cricket

Sports, Clubs, Favourite Pastimes and Recreation:-
Former President, Mumbai Cricket Association; former Vice-President, Cricket Control Board of India; cricket
Countries Visited:-
Australia, Bangladsh, Canada, China, Croatia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Iran, Israel, Japan, Kenya, Mauritius, New Zealand, Poland, Portugal, Russian Federation, Republic of Korea, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, U.A.E., U.K., U.S.A. and Zambia
Other Information:-
Conferred Ph.D. by Mumbai University, the subject of the thesis was 'Analytical Study of the Birth, Growth, Nature and Structure, success and failure and the future of the Shiv Sena in Indian Politics'; Led delegations to Australia, Canada, China, Israel, Japan, U.K. and U.S.A. for bringing investment to the State of Maharashtra; as Union Cabinet Minister, led ministerial delegations to Canada, Mauritius and U.S.A., 2000-2002; as Speaker, Lok Sabha, led Indian Parliamentary delegations to Poland, Croatia, Geneva and China, 2002 - 2004; as Chief Minister, Maharashtra, organized “Advantage Maharashtra”, a Conference to promote industrial investments in the State, arranged a programme known as ‘Agro Advantage Maharashtra’ for farmers and also an exhibition displaying information on advanced technology in the field of agriculture; constructed a number of flyovers in Mumbai; has been a leader of the Shiv Sena Party for forty years
Cash 40000
Deposit in Banks, Financial Institutions and Non-Banking Financial Companies 1385659
Bonds, Debentures and shares in companies 562450
Other Financial Instruments NSS, Postal Savings, LIC, Policies etc 3668854
Other assets, such as values of claims/ interests 1085592
Jewellery 480000
Buildings (commercial and residential) 13000000
House/ Apartments, etc 11500000