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Gopal Hari Deshmukh - Lokhitwadi - Social Reformer

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This resources contain complete biography of Social Reformer Gopal Hari Deshmukh. For there work & contribution they popularly known as Lokhitwadi. They are the founder of Marathi weekly Lokhitwadi News paper.

Biography Of Lokhitwadi Gopal Hari Deshmukh

गोपाळ हरी देशमुख (1823 - 1892)

Name : Lokhitwadi Gopal Hari Deshmukh
Father : Hari
Occupation : Judge
Founder : Lokhitwadi Weekly
Date of Birth : 1823
Death : 1892

Lokhitwadi Gopal Hari Deshmukh - Social Reformer

Gopal Hari Deshmukh started his career as a translator in British government. Deshmukh has an hobby of writing, they write articles aimed at social reform in the weekly Prabhakar under the hidden pen name Lokhitwadi. After completion of 100 articles on Social Reforme they popularly known Lokhitwadinchi Shatapatre. Lokhitwadi attract attention on emancipation and education of women, and wrote against arranged child marriages, dowry system, and polygamy. Deshmukh played main role in foundation of Marathi Journalism by taking leadership in ज्ञानप्रकाश, इंदुप्रकाश, लोकहितवादी. The appointed as small cause Judge in Ahmedabad, Gujarat & retired as Sessions Judge.
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