22 November 2016

Dr Madhav Shrihari Aney 29.8.2011

Dr Madhav Shrihari Aney (29 August 1880, Wani - 26 January 1968) was an Indian politician. He was one of the founders of the Congress Nationalist Party. He was one of the eminent disciples of Lokmanya Tilak.
After Indian independence, Dr. Aney was the Governor of Bihar from 12 January 1948 to 14 June 1952. He died on 26 January 1968 evening, the very day he was honored with Padma Vibhushan. In 1973, he was posthumously honored with the Sahitya Akademi Award for Sanskrit for his Shritilakayashornava (1971), a Sanskrit biography of Bal Gangadhar Tilak.

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