Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Veteran BJP leader and two times Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Sunderlal Patwa (92) passed away at a private hospital in Bhopal today on Wednesday.
Patwa was born on November 11, 1924 at Kukdeshwar in Mandsaur district of Madhya Pradesh. He was appointed as Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh twice, from 20 January 1980 to 17 February 1980 as member of Janata Party, and from 5 March 1990 to 15 December 1992 as leader of Bharatiya Janta Party. He later got elected to Lok Sabha and became a minister in NDA government from 1991 to 2001.