Rajendra Gavit
राजेंद्र गावित
Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha
Assumed office
Preceded byChintaman Vanaga
Personal details
Political partyShivsena
Other political
ChildrenRohit Gavit

Rajendra Dhedya Gavit (Marathi: राजेंद्र गावित) is an Indian politician and Shiv Sena politician. He is member of the 17th Lok Sabha (2019-2024) from Palghar. He was the tribal development minister in the Congress-NCP alliance government. In 2018 he joined BJP just before the by-poll to Palghar Lok Sabha seat, and won the election.[1] In 2019, he joined BJP's alliance partner Shiv Sena as a tactical decision to contest from Palghar again.[2]


He declared a donation of Rs 50 lakh for the upcoming rehabilitation and health centre of the Vithu Mauli Trust for the sake of the malnourished children.[3]

Positions held



  1. ^ "जाणून घ्या कोण आहेत भाजपाचे नवनिर्वाचित खासदार राजेंद्र गावित". Loksatta (in Marathi). 31 May 2018. Retrieved 16 September 2018.
  2. ^ "BJP MP Rajendra Gavit joins Sena, to contest from Palghar". The Economic Times.
  3. ^ "Donation to trust".
  4. ^ "Loksabha Election Results 2019 : राज्यातील विजयी उमेदवारांची यादी". 23 May 2019.
  1. "Palghar Election Result Live Updates: BJP's Gavit Rajendra Dhedya Wins". News18. 31 May 2018. Retrieved 12 May 2019.
  2. [1] LinkedIn Profile
  3. [2] Twitter Profile