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Dnyandeo Yashwantrao Patil
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26th Governor of West Bengal
(additional charge)
In office
3 July 2014 – 17 July 2014
Preceded by M.K. Narayanan
Succeeded by Keshari Nath Tripathi
Governor of Bihar
In office
22 March 2013 – 26 November 2014
Preceded by Devanand Konwar
Succeeded by Keshari Nath Tripathi
Governor of Tripura
In office
27 November 2009 – 21 March 2013
Preceded by Kamla Beniwal
Succeeded by Devanand Konwar
Personal details
Born
Dnyandeo Yashwantrao Patil

22 October 1935 (1935-10-22) (age 85)
Ambap, Kolhapur, Bombay Presidency, British Raj (now Maharashtra, India)
Political party Nationalist Congress Party
Spouse(s) Shantadevi
Children 5 including Vijay D. Patil, Dr. Ajeenkya D Y Patil, Satej Patil and Nandita Palshetkar, Dr. Sanjay D. Y. Patil
Alma mater Shivaji University, Kolhapur
Awards Padma Shri

Dnyandeo Yashwantrao Patil (born 22 October 1935) is an Indian politician. He was Governor of Bihar state in eastern India from 29 May 2012 to 26 November 2014. He was a leader of the Indian National Congress from Maharashtra state. He was appointed as the Governor of West Bengal (additional charge).

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