Vajubhai Vala

Indian politician
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Vajubhai Rudabhai Vala (born 13 January 1939) is an Indian politician. He was the Governor of Karnataka from September 2014 to July 2021.[1]

Vajubhai Rudabhai Vala
18th Governor of Karnataka
In office
1 September 2014 – 11 July 2021
Chief MinisterSiddaramaiah
H. D. Kumaraswamy
B. S. Yediyurappa
Preceded byKonijeti Rosaiah
Succeeded byThawar Chand Gehlot
Speaker of the Gujarat Legislative Assembly
In office
23 January 2012 – 31 August 2014
Preceded byGanpat Vasava
Succeeded byMangubhai C. Patel (acting)
Member of the Gujarat Legislative Assembly
In office
July 1985 – February 2002
Preceded byManibhai Ranpara
Succeeded byNarendra Modi
In office
December 2002 – 31 August 2014
Preceded byNarendra Modi
Succeeded byVijay Rupani
ConstituencyRajkot West
Personal details
Born (1939-01-13) 13 January 1939 (age 85)
Rajkot, Rajkot State, British India (present-day Gujarat, India)
Political partyBharatiya Janata Party
Children2 daughters, 2 sons
ResidenceRaj Bhavan, Bangalore
As of 31 August, 2014
Source: [1]


  1. "Vajubhai Rudabhai Vala to take oath as Karnataka Guv on Sept 1". One India News. 30 August 2014. Archived from the original on 10 September 2014. Retrieved 31 August 2014.