Former Governors of Madhya Pradesh
|Sh. N. N. Wanchoo|
Tenure : 14.10.1977 to 16.08.1978
Shri Niranjan Nath Wanchoo
Blossomed - 01 May 1910 at Satna, Madhya Pradesh
Wilted On - 20 Oct 1982
Education from Govt College Lahore and Kings College, Cambridge
Languages known : English, French, and many other Indian languages
Had a keen interest in studies
- Joined ICS in 1934
- Started as Sub-Collector in Bihar
- DG, Ordnance Factory, in 1948
- Joint Secretary in Defence Ministry and Chief Controller in defence production from 1948-57
- Chairman, Bokaro Steel 1965-70
- Chairman, NPC 1968-72
- Retired as Chairman, Industrial Customs and Prices Bureau 1972
- Governor of Kerala prior to being appointed Governor of Madhya Pradesh
- He kept an interaction time of only two hours in the morning.
- Rest of his time was spent relaxing and studying
- Laid a lot of emphasis on enriching the library of Raj Bhavan.
- Strict disciplinarian
- Avoided social interactions.
- Few people used to come to meet him.