Motilal Nehru Law College Khandwa

Founder Member's

    Some of the following members of Khandwa Bar Association founded a Society and it would have been registered with the Registrar Society & Firm at Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh. The founder members gave their precious evening time to give law knowledge in lectures to the students of Motila Nehru Law College,Khandwa (M.P.) till 2003. The respectable Advocates who contributed their time & efforts a lot are as follows:

Founder Members :

1) Shri Radhakrishna Gupta.
    B.A. LL.B
    Born on 01-06-1898
    Died on 22-03-2000
    He practiced in both civil and criminal courts of Khandwa (M.P.). He was actively associated with the 'Shri Dhuniwale Dadaji Trust' till his last days. He was the Dean of the faculty of law in 'Dr. Harisingh Gour University, Sagar' and also a member of the Executive Council. He was also the President of Bar Association of Khandwa. He was the first President of 'The Law Education Society Khandwa' and he would be the Principal of "Motilal Nehru Law College" for numbers of years. He also played an important role in the establishment of the Law College.

2) Shri P. Subbarao
    B.A. LL.B
    Born on 1897 1897
    Died on 26-03-1976
    He was an advocate practiced in both civil and criminal in Khandwa. He was a popular prosecutor and also a government pleader for number of years. He was associated with social and cultural activities of Khandwa town. He was the president of Khandwa Municipal Council. He was also elected as a President of The Law Education Society and also the Principal of the college for

3) Shri K.R.Sakargaye
    B.A. LL.B
    Born on 26-01-1917
    Died on 24-10-2003
     He practiced in civil, criminal and revenue side. Active member of All India Congress Party & he was a Member of Parliament for a tenure of Five years and he was also a member of Legislative assembly of Madhya Pradesh for 2 times. Meanwhile, he was elected as a President of The Law Education Society and a Principal of Motilal Nehru Law College Khandwa (M.P.) for some time.

4) Shri B.G. Kerhalkar
    B.A. LL.B
   Born on 18-11-1905
   Died on 25-02-1985
   His practice in Khandwa Bar Association for a long time. He was a knowledgeable civil lawyer and honorable advocate in civil court. He was also a President of Maharashtra Samaj for some time and always involved in society activities.

5) Shri M.A. Pagare
    B.A. LL.B
    Born on 1918.
    Died on 09-06-1994
    He practiced in civil, criminal and revenue matters. Also associated with the in civil, criminal and revenue matters.Associated with the Dada Dhuniwale Ashram trust and a trustee for some time Interested in literary field, Associated with the activities of Manikya Smarak Vachanalaya, Khandwa.

6) Shri A.C. Jain.
    B.A. LL.B.
    Born on 23-07-1907
    Died on 08-04-1992
    He practiced at Khandwa in civil, criminal and revenue side; he was a Government pleader for some time. He also practiced as public lawyer and elected as a President of Khandwa Bar Association, and also an honorary professor of law.

7) Shri M.G. Kango.
    B.A. LL.B. (Maths and English Lit.)
    Born on 01-02-1901
    Died on 15-02-1974
Practiced at Khandwa both in civil, criminal and also appeared in number of Income Tax matters such as Lucknow, Allahabad, Bombay, Madras benches. Was a Public Prosecutor Govt. Pleader for about 6 years. Was also a fine Tennis Player.

8) Shri A.L. Arzare
    B.A. LL.B
    Born on 16-08-1907
    Died on 10-02-1997
Practiced at Khandwa. He was a secretary of the District congress committee. He was also a member of the Swatantrata Sangram.

9) Shri S.S. De
    M.A. LL.B
    Born on 15-06-1903
    Died on 25-03-1993
Practiced at Khandwa, was a Govt. Pleader and Public Prosecutor for number of years. Actively associated with the Manikya Vachanalaya, Khandwa and the President of Bengali samaj.

10) Shri Iqbal Shankar
     B.A. LL.B
Practiced fully in criminal matters. Appeared in Various sessions trials. Also associated with the Dadaji Dhuniwale Ashram trust activities.

11) Shri S.D. Sapre
     M.A. LL.B.
Practiced at Khandwa was expert in Revenue matters though handled some important civil and criminal matters.

12) Shri C.D. Meghashyam
     B.A. LL.B
     He was an Honorable member of Khandwa Bar. He was an active member of swatantratasangram& also a vice president of Khandwa municipal council. Also worked as a correspondent of Nagpur Times.

13) Shri K.N. Gadre
     B.A. LL.B
     Born on 18-06-1912
     Died on 13-05-1994
     He was a Lawyer & practiced in civil, criminal and revenue side.

14) Shri B.A. Bhatt
     B.A. LL.B
     Born on 1917
     Died on 13-09-1982
     He practiced at Khandwa in civil and revenue matters & also completed his tenure of President of Khandwa Bar Association and also active in social activities.

15) Shri Y.N. Sharma
     B.Sc LL.B
     Born on 16-08-1932
     Died on 01-05-1991
     He started practicing as lawyer in both civil and criminal side, & he was a standing counsel for State Bank of India and also a panel Lawyer for other financial institutions like Forest Department. He was also the member of Swatantrata Sangram Movement.