Nagaland state governor R N Ravi, the centre”s interlocutor for Indo-Naga political talks and retired IPS officer has been appointed governor of Tamil Nadu. RN Ravi has been shifted from Nagaland to Tamil Nadu as its new governor.
The President of India, Ram Nath Kovind appointed governors for Tamil Nadu, Punjab and Uttarakhand on Thursday.
Lieutenant General (Retd) Gurmit Singh has been appointed governor of Uttarakand, after the President accepted resignation of Baby Rani Maurya as governor of Uttarakhand.
According to a Rashtrapati Bhavan communique, governor of Assam, Jagdish Mukhi has been appointed to discharge the functions of the governor of Nagaland in addition to his charge until a fresh appointment is made.
Banwarilal Purohit, governor of Tamil Nadu holding additional charge of the governor of Punjab has been appointed as regular governor of Punjab.
The communique said the appointments will take effect from the dates the new governors assume charge of their respective offices.