Ganesh Chandru Gaonkar is a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party. In the 2022 Goa Legislative Assembly election, he got elected from the Sanvordem constituency as an incumbent MLA by defeating Deepak Prabhu Pauskar (an Independent) with 5190 votes. He is 63 years old.
Ganesh Gaonkar’s total declared assets are Rs 19.6 crore, including Rs 4.1 Crore in moveable assets and Rs 15.5 Crore as immovable assets. His total reported income is Rs 15.6 Lac, of which Rs 10 Lac is self income. Ganesh Gaonkar has total liabilities of Rs 4.2 crore with a nil criminal record.