Hon’ble Namdar Shri. Radhakrishna Eknathrao Vikhe Patil.
(15th June,1959.)

Leader of Opposition in the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly.
From 23 Dec. 2014
He is the Guiding Light and soul in development of Dr. Vikhe Patil Memorial Hospital & Medical College.

In continuation to visionary thoughts of Hon’ble Shri Balasaheb Vikhe Patil the envisaged future plans are being implemented under his dynamic leadership, with Prime Aim to provide quality Medical Services to Rural as well as Urban masses.

From 19 Nov. 2010 To 27 Sept. 2014
Minister for Agriculture & Marketing
Government of Maharashtra, Mantralaya, Mumbai-32
From 7th Nov. 2009 To 18 Nov. 2010
Minister for Transport, Ports, Law & Judriciary
Goverment of Maharashtra, Mantralaya, Mumbai-32
From 19th Feb. 2009 To 6th Nov. 2009
Minister for School Education & Law and Judiciary
Goverment of Maharashtra, Mantralaya, Mumbai-32
Member of Legislative Assembly since March 1995.
In 2004 won Assembly Election with 70,000 votes i.e. securing more than 82% votes casted.
Industry : Ex-Chairman / Ex-Director
Padmashree Dr.Vitthalrao Vikhe Patil Sahakari Sakhar
Karkhana Ltd., Pravaranagar, Tal.Rahata,
Agriculture : Founder Chairman
Pravara Fruits, Vegetables, Growers and Processing
Farmer’s Co-operative Society Limited,
Pravaranagar, Tal.Rahata, Dist.Ahmednagar.
Power Sector : Director & Ex-Chairman
The Mula Pravara Electric Co-op. Society Ltd.,
Shrirampur, Tal.Shrirampur, Dist.Ahmednagar
Service Sector : Vice Chairman
Pravara Medical Trust,
Loni, Tal.Rahata, Dist.Ahmednagar.
Pune University Executive Council,Pune.
Pravara Rural Education Society,
Pravaranagar, Tal.Rahata, Dist.Ahmednagar.
Executive President,
Padmashree Dr. Vithalrao Vikhe Patil Foundation, Ahmednagar
Rural Development : President
Janseva Foundation, Mumbai.
Research & Education : Trustee
Pravara Institute of Research & Education In Natural
& Social Sciences( PIRENS) Loni Bk.,
Tal.Rahata, Dist.Ahmednagar.
Banking : Director & Ex. Chairman
Ahmednagar District Central Co-op.Bank Ltd.,
Events To Be Always Remembered
Hon’ble Prime Minister of India Dr.Manmohan Singhji has visited Pravara Complex on the occasion of the publication of Late. Dr.Dhananjayrao Gadgil’s Postal Stamp and the Farmers Rally on the 8th Feb.2008. It was the most unique and historic movement in the life of all farmers of the country.
During the visit Hon’ble Prime Minister was highly impressed by witnessing the various developmental activities introduced for the comprehensive rural development by Pravara Agro industrial, Educational and Cultural Complex. The very visit of the P.M. will be always remembered by the farmers of this country, because in this public rally Hon’ble P.M. positively given indications regarding waiving of the loan of farmers. In the presence of more than lacks of farmers.
It was the highly delighted and auspicious occasion to the farmers, land less labourers youth and women of Ahmednagar District when the most dynamic and visionary President of the Congress Party Hon’ble Soniyaji Gandhi paid visit at 19th June 2008 to Pravaranagar, Ahmednagar (M.S.) on the occasion of Women’s & Farmers Rally. In this mamoth Rally Hon’ble Soniyaji Gandhi appreciated the efforts and vision of the leadership in introducing welfare schemes, educational institutions, and many other activities helpful to the rural people to make there life more meaning full.
Shirdi is not only the holy place and the symbol of the national integrity but also known as the strong-hold of the congress party. All the Local Bodies, Co-op.Society’s and the Institutions are under the rule and the governance of the Congress Party in Shirdi Constituency. Keeping this view in mind the M.P.C.C. decided and entrusted the responsibility of organizing and initiating “Janjagran Vikas yatra” from Shirdi Constituency from 19th Nov.2008. Thousands of party workers, leaders and officials were participated in this Yatra which has created enthusiasm among the Aam Adami.
It was the most significant and one of the biggest party events ever organized by any other M.L.A. in the State.
Travelled Abroad
Visited U.S.S.R., U.K., U.S.A., China, France, Canada, Sweden, Belgium, Holland, Switzerland,Singapore,Germany, Isreal, Cuba, Japan.