Biodata of Working President About H.V.P.Mandal
Adv. K. H. Deshpande, Working President


He has completed B.COM., LL.B. from Nagpur University.

Enrolled as Advocate at Akola in Aug.1953
& Practised Law at Akola from 1953 till 1956
And from 1956 till 1962 at Amaravati

Enrolled as Advocate of Bombay High Court in Feb 1956
Practising Lawyer since then at Bombay High Court and
Supreme Court of India.

Designated as Senior Advocate in 1977.


Appeared in various types of Civil, Criminal, Taxation, Company,
Constitutional and Labour matters in High Court.

Represented as Senior Standing Consel before Supreme Court and Bombay High Court - Income Tax Department, Nagpur and Amaravati University, National Textile Corporation, Maharashtra State Electricity Board, Nagpur Municipal Corporation, Agriculture Produce Market committee in several important matters.

Appeared in several important service matters on behalf of State Govt. as well as the High Court as Senior Counsel.

Conducted several election trials in High Court and Appeals in Supreme
Appointed as Senior Counsel to assist the Kudal Commission of Enquiry at New Delhi, for Police Dept. before Ginwale Commission of Enquiry into Police Firing at Nagpur and also appeared as Senior Consel in several civil, constitutional, service matters in Supreme Court of India.

He was recently felicitated at the hands of H.E. Pratibha Devisingh Patil-Shekahwat at Platinum Jubilee Funtion of High Court Bar Association, Nagpur Bench of Bombay High Court at Nagpur in recognition of his selfless service to the Bar and the Judiciary.


He is disciple of Acharya Vinoba Bhave. He was an active Congress worker and was arrested in June, 1942 for distributing banned literature in connection with Quit India Movement.

He is Working President of Shri Hanuman Vyayam Prasarak Mandal, Amaravati, a Premier Institute of Physical Education of International repute.

He is Working President of National Centre for Rural Development, an Institution founded by Late Gandhian Padmavibhushan Awardee Nirmala Deshpande. The institution works for the welfare of Tribal population in remote district of Gadchiroli in the state of Maharashtra.

He is patron to Vidarbha Shetkari Jagruti Abhiyan, which is has started g Farmers Counselling Centre to address the agrarian crisis in Vidarbha Farmers at Shri Hanuman Vyayam Prasarak Mandal campus.

He is guiding force for Help Line established at Amaravati to extend counseling, problem redressal, mediation amongst the depressed and downtrodden class of the society.


Delivered speeches on various forums of professional bodies like High Court Bar Association, Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, Nagpur Branch, Indian Medical Association, etc.

He has keen interest in spirituality and philosophy and has authored following books :
1. SHREE GEETARTHABODH :Foreward by P.P.Shankaracharya Swami
Vijayanand Saraswati and Released at the hands of Justice B.S.Srikrishna, Supreme Court of India at Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan’s Nagpur Chapter in the august presence of President Shri Gandhi.


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