About G S Patil

Early Days

GURUPADAGOUDA SANGANAGOUDA PATIL was born on 10th April 1948. Graduate in Arts from Karnataka University, Dharwad
He has come from agricultural Family. Has started his political career in the year of 1983, during which he was elected to Town Municipality Ron, with all the 15 members unopposed and has become Three time MLA from RON constituency, Gadag Dist.

Political Career

1983-1989 - Chairman of Ron Municipality and APMC
1989 - Karnataka Legislative Assembly
1995 - Secretary in KPCC, Bagalkot Dist.
1999- Karnataka Legislative Assembly
2013 - Karnataka Legislative Assembly

As the great words of Hampi Inscription carved on a stone rightly utters that, "ಕೆರೆಯನ್ನು ಕಟ್ಟಿಸು, ಭಾವಿಯನ್ನು ತೋಡಿಸು, ದೇವಾಲಯಗಳನ್ನು ನಿರ್ಮಾಣ ಮಾಡು, ಮಿತ್ರರಿಗೆ ಸಹಾಯ ಮಾಡು, ನಂಬಿಧವರನ್ನು ಬಿಡಬೇಡ, ಶಿಷ್ಯರನ್ನು ಸಲಹು", Sri G S Patil is the man who embodies and lives all these words. He is a thinker, simple, dignified, soft spoken and role model for others who are in social service and politics.

He is the person, a born leader who elected from Gadag district Ron constituency for three times. In his period as an MLA, he has been continuously working for the total development of people and society. He has built one thousand lakes and got attributed as "ಸಾವಿರ ಕೆರೆಗಳ ಸರದಾರ". That means the owner and leader of 1000 lakes. He belongs to Patil(Gouda) family of Ron, which is a prestigious family of the Ron. As a president of Ware House Corporation of Karnataka State, he is the living spirit behind construction of Godowns and preservation of seeds and food grains, which are grown by farmers. He has been always a helping hand for poor people. Through this he got a permanent place in the hearts of the people, as he shares the happiness and sorrows of the people.

Shri G.S. Patil established S.R. Patil Foundation and Rajiv Gandhi Education Society in Ron. For the past 40 years of his political career, he has been selflessly striving for the welfare of the society. He has achieved lot of developmental works in association with many foundations and departments. He ensures that his constituency people get maximum benefits that are available from state/central govternment progamms. He keeps himself dedicated for the wellfare of the people wheather he is in power or not.

Shri G.S. Patil is a leader of backward, minority, poor people and formers as well as labour class. He is lovable, faithful leader of the people. He is elected as an MLA for 3 times. He has a great love and respect for teachers. In 2013 Assembly Election one of the agendas was establishing Smart Class Programmes in all government and private management High Schools under E-Shiksha programme. We wish that may God bless him with Great Spirit and health to do more social services.

Under the leadership of Shri G.S. Patil, Gadag District's 6th Kannada Sahitya Sammelana got grand success, inaugurated by our honourable Chief Minister of Karnataka, Shri Siddaramayya. He is the man who is behind a great success of Sammelana, enhanced a great respect towards the language among the people of area. In the year 1994, Old Dharwad District's 4th Kannada Sahitya Sammelana was also succeeded under the leadership of Shri G.S. Patil, inaugurated by then Chief Minister of Karnataka, Shri M. Veerappa Moili.


Family and personal life

“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.”
― Mahatma Gandhi