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Shivraj Vishwanath Patil
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Governor of Punjab and Administrator of Chandigarh
In office
22 January 2010 – 21 January 2015
Preceded by Sunith Francis Rodrigues
Succeeded by Kaptan Singh Solanki
Minister for Home Affairs
In office
22 May 2004 – 30 November 2008
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh
Preceded by Lal Krishna Advani
Succeeded by P. Chidambaram
10th Speaker of Lok Sabha
In office
10 July 1991 – 22 May 1996
Deputy S. Mallikarjunaiah
Preceded by Rabi Ray
Succeeded by P.A. Sangma
Personal details
Born 12 October 1935 (1935-10-12) (age 85)
Latur, Hyderabad State,
British India
(now in Maharashtra, India)
Political party Indian National Congress
Occupation Politician

Shivraj Vishwanath Patil (born 12 October 1935) is an Indian politician. He was the Governor of the state of Punjab and Administrator of the Union Territory of Chandigarh from 2010 to 2015. He was the Speaker of the 11th Lok Sabha from 1991 to 1996.


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