Minister for Higher Education



G. T. Devegowda

                                                           
Minister for Higher Education, Government of Karnataka

Bengaluru North University



G. T. Devegowda (born 25 November 1949) is an Indian politician and a member of Legislative Assembly in the Indian state of Karnataka, representing his constituency. His political party is Janata Dal (Secular). He is the son of Late Tammegowda. He won the Hunsur Karnataka Legislative Assembly seat in 1998. He won again in 2004 from same constituency and appointed Co-operative minister and as District In-Charge Minister of Mysore in 2007.


He was elected as the secretary of Gungaralu Chatra Co-operative Society in 1971. Won best secretary of Mysore Division Award in 1973. He was appointed as the president of co-operative society in 1982. G.T Devegowda contested for APMC Election and served as vice president in 1983 and appointed as director of TAPPMAC in 1986.G. T Devegowda was the president of Mysore Zilla Panchayath from 1995 to 1997.He got appointed as the president of State Co-operative Union in 1995 and served till 1998 and again chosen for the same post in the year 2001.