The Indian Biographical Dictionary (1915)/Krishna, Sir Balachandra
Krishna, Sir Balachandra, Bombay; b. 1852; educ: at the Elphinstone High School, and Grant Medical College, Bombay; passed the L.M. examination, 1883; joined service first as Assistant Surgeon in the Jamsetjee Jeejeebhai Hospital, and then as Assistant Surgeon, Palanpur Hospital; Principal, Vernacular College of Science; became Chief Medical Officer, and Durbar Physician, Palanpur State; set up private practice in Bombay; 1885; Fellow, Bombay University; Member of the Syndicate for the Faculty of Medicine, Bombay; Member, Bombay Corporation, and Member, Legislative Council, Bombay; was President of the Bombay Corporation, 1898-99; is now President of the Hindu Calendar Reform Committee. Address: Bombay, India.