Shri Lal Ji Tandon
The Hon'ble Governor of Madhya Pradesh

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 1990-96
Member, Uttar Pradesh State Legislative Council (two terms)
  • 1991-92
Cabinet Minister, Department of Power, Govt. of Uttar Pradesh
  • 1996-2009
Member, Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly (Three Times)
  • 1997-99
Cabinet Minister, Urban Development and Water Supply, Govt. of Uttar Pradesh
  • 1997-2002
Leader of House, Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council
  • 1999-2000 and 2000-02
Cabinet Minister, Urban Development and Urban Poverty Alleviation, Govt. of Uttar Pradesh (two times)
  • 2002-03
Cabinet Minister, Housing, Finance, Urban Development and Tourism, Govt. of Uttar Pradesh
  • 2003-07
Leader of Opposition, Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly
  • 2009
Elected to 15th Lok Sabha (From Lucknow Lok Sabha Constituency)
  • from 6 Aug. 2009
Member, Committee on Estimates
  • from 31 Aug. 2009
Member, Committee on Railways
  • from 23.08.2018 to 28.07.2019
H.E. the Governor of Bihar