Born2 March 1946 (age 69)
Deogad, Sindhudurg district (1946-03-02) Spouse(s)Leena Bhalchandra Mungekar Similar PeopleBhalchandra Nemade, Sukhadeo Thorat, Narendra Jadhav
Political partyIndian National Congress
Dr bhalchandra mungekar s speech on the reported move to bring certain changes in the mgnregs
Bhalchandra Laxman Mungekar (Born: 2 March 1946) is an Indian economist, Educationist, Social Worker and a Rajya Sabha member. He specialises in agricultural economics and is an expert on Dr. B. R. Ambedkar. He was born in Munge village, in the Konkan region of Maharashtra. He has been Vice-Chancellor of the Mumbai University and has served in the Planning Commission, the Agricultural Price Commission of India. Mungekar has also been the Chairman and President of Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Simla.