|2nd Chief Minister of Maharashtra|
20 November 1962 – 24 November 1963
|Governor||Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit|
|Preceded by||Yashwantrao Chavan|
|Succeeded by||P. K. Sawant|
|Born||10 January 1900|
|Died||24 November 1963 (aged 63)|
Bombay, Maharashtra, India
|Political party||Indian National Congress|
|Spouse(s)||GM (Tai) Kannamwar|
He represented Saoli Vidhan Sabha constituency in Bombay State in 1957 and of the Maharashtra State from 1960 to 1962.  He was re-elected from Saoli in 1962 elections to the Maharashtra Vidhan Sabha. He died while in office on 24 November 1963.
- Kannamwar Nagar in Vikhroli ( East), Mumbai was named after him.
- KDK College of Engineering, Nagpur is named in his honour.
- Congress-Bhavan in Chandrapur renamed after Ex- CM of Maharashtra.
- Also, on NH-6 beyond Kondhali (50+ km from Nagpur) a detour from the NH 6, a village Kannamwargram is named after the great leader.
- Government Granted school in Village Surbodi, Chandrapur district is named after him (Karmavir Kannamwar Vidhyalaya Surbodi High School) which was founded by Shriram Dhote in the year 1982.
Source: https://www.icbse.com It is on the road towards Bangdapur.Bangdapur is on the Kondhali-Wardha connecting road.
- "Kannamwar". The Indian Express. 25 November 1963. p. 1.
- http://eci.nic.in/eci_main/StatisticalReports/SE_1957/StatRep_Bombay_1957.pdf page=14
- "History of Modern Maharashtra". Archived from the original on 2 April 2013. Retrieved 30 March 2010.