Mumbai: Churchgate station to be renamed as C D Deshmukh station

Mumbai: Churchgate station to be renamed as C D Deshmukh station

In 1943, the Reserve Bank of India got its first Indian governor in Chintaman Dwarkanath Deshmukh, a civil servant luminary who went on to do many great things for the country

Kamal MishraUpdated: Wednesday, February 22, 2023, 01:36 AM IST
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Mumbai: Churchgate station to be renamed as C D Deshmukh station | PTI

Chief Minister Eknath Shinde after taking over the Shiv Sena has passed a resolution to rename the iconic Churchgate station as Chintamanrao Deshmukh station. 

In 1943, the Reserve Bank of India got its first Indian governor in Chintaman Dwarkanath Deshmukh, a civil servant luminary who went on to do many great things for the country in the early years of India's Independence. He also become India’s finance minister during 1950-56.

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