|Shri Gopal Krishna Gandhi is the current Governor of West Bengal. He is the youngest son of Mahatma Gandhi and was born on April 22, 1945. All through his political career; he has held several crucial administrative positions. He was even appointed as the Ambassador and High commissioner of India. He did his Masters in literature from St. Stephens College, Delhi University. He joined the Indian Administrative Services in 1968 and served in Tamil Nadu. He took voluntary retirement from IAS in 1992 and took the position of the minister of Culture. He became the High Commissioner of India in 1996 and took the post of Secretary to the President of India in the following year.