Profile of The Hon’ble Governor of Madhya Pradesh Name Shri Lal Ji Tandon Father’s Name Shri Shivnarayan Tandon Mother’s Name Smt. Annpurna Devi Date of Birth 12th April 1935 Birth Place Vill. Chowk, Distt. Lucknow ( Uttar Pradesh) Maritial Status Married Date of Marriage 26 th Feb. 1958 Spouse Name Smt. Krishna Tandon No. of Children Sons: 3 Qualifications Graduate Special Interests Cattle rearing Countries Visited Netherlands, Japan, New Zealand and United Arab Emirates (UAE) Social and Cultural Activities Established number of educational, Social and cultural institutions in Avadh Position Held
1978-84 and 1990-96Member, Uttar Pradesh State Legislative Council (two terms)
1991-92Cabinet Minister, Department of Power, Govt. of Uttar Pradesh
1996-2009Member, Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly (Three Times)
1997-99Cabinet Minister, Urban Development and Water Supply, Govt. of Uttar Pradesh
1997-2002Leader of House, Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council
1999-2000 and 2000-02Cabinet Minister, Urban Development and Urban Poverty Alleviation, Govt. of Uttar Pradesh (two times)
2002-03Cabinet Minister, Housing, Finance, Urban Development and Tourism, Govt. of Uttar Pradesh
2003-07Leader of Opposition, Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly
2009Elected to 15th Lok Sabha (From Lucknow Lok Sabha Constituency)
from 6 Aug. 2009Member, Committee on Estimates
from 31 Aug. 2009Member, Committee on Railways
from 23.08.2018 to 28.07.2019H.E. the Governor of Bihar