Assam Legislative Assembly

About Governor of Assam

SC Mathur
Governor of Assam
NameShri Shiv Charan Mathur
Father's NameLate Durga Prasad Ji
Date of BirthFebruary 14, 1926
Place of BirthMadhi-Qanungo M.P. (India)
Educational QualificationGraduate with Diploma in Labour Welfare
Credentials Participated in Quit India Movement, 1942
 General Secretary, Rajasthan Students Congress (1945-1947)
 Chairman, Municipal Board, Bhilwara (1956-57)
 Member of Rajasthan Pradesh Congress Committee (1967-till date)
 Member of All India Congress Committee (1972-till date)
 Pramukh, Zila Parishad, Bhilwara (1960-64)
 Member Third Lok Sabha (1964-1967)
 Member, Rajasthan State Legislative Assembly (1967-72, 1972-77, 1980-85, 1985-90, 1990-91, 1998-2003, 2003-)
 Chairman Public Undertakings Committee of the Rajasthan Legislative Assembly (1980-81)
 Convenor, Rules Committee of Rajasthan Legislative Assembly (1985-87)
 Chairman, Subordinate Legislation Committee of Rajasthan Legislative Assembly (1987-88)
 Minister for Education, Power, PWD, Public Relations in the Rajasthan Cabinet (1967-72)
 Minister for Food and Civil Supplies, Agriculture, Animal Husbandry, Dairy and Planning in the Rajasthan Cabinet (1973-77)
 Chief Minister of Rajasthan (1981-85 and 1988-89)
 Member, Tenth Lok Sabha (1991-96)
 Chairman, Committee on Privileges, Lok Sabha, (1991-96)
 Convenor of Sub-Committee on Energy, Lok Sabha (1994-96)
 Member, Executive Committee, Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (1994-96)
 Life Chairman, Social Policy Research Institute, Janput (1985)
 Chairman, Estimates Committee, Rajasthan Legislative Assembly (1998-2003)
 Chairman, Administrative Reforms Commission Rajasthan (1999-2003)
 Member, Rules Committee of Rajasthan Legislative Assembly (2004)
Countries VisitedWest Germany, East Germany, Belgium, United Kingdom, France, Switzerland, USSR, Yugoslavia, Lebanon, United Arab Emirates, Egypt, Kuwait, United States of America, Canada, China, Malta, Bahamas and Sri Lanka
Residential AddressA-87, Shyam Nagar, Ajmer Road, Jaipur-302019, Rajasthan, India
Marital Status Married
Children Two daughters & a son
Date of assumption of Office4th July 2008
Date of appointment26th June 2008