Chitnis, of Ryedale in the County of North Yorkshire (Barony)
A peerage of the United Kingdom.
Letters patent issued on Mon 18th Jul 1977
To Pratap Chidamber Chitnis as Life peerage: Life Peerages Act 1958.
Issued during the Callaghan administration
Announced on Sat 11th Jun 1977 as part of a Birthday Honours List
Peerage extinct on Fri 12th Jul 2013 with the 1st holder .