Ramkrishnan Suryabhan Gavai (born October 30, 1929) is the current governor of Bihar. Events 637 - Antioch surrenders to the Muslim forces under Rashidun Caliphate after the Battle of Iron bridge. Year 1929 ( MCMXXIX) was a Common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar of the Gregorian calendar. Bihar ( Hindi:बिहार Urdu: بہار bɪhaːr) is a state in eastern India. An agriculturist by profession, Gavai has been elected to the 12th Lok Sabha in 1998. The Lok Sabha (also titled the House of the People, by the Constitution) is the directly elected Lower house of the Parliament of India Originally from the state of Maharashtra, Gavai, an avid wrestler, has received the National Integration awards for peace and harmony. Maharashtra ( Marathi: mahārāṣṭra, IPA) is a state located on the western coast of India. He is widely travelled and a known social activist.