Agartala, Aug 21, 2018:
The President of India, Ram Nath Kovind has made several appointments and changes to the office of the Governor of several states.
The Governor of Haryana, Kaptan Singh Solanki has been appointed as the new Governor of Tripura.
Tripura Guv, Tathagata Roy will take over as the new Governor of Meghalaya while Sikkim will Meghalaya Guv, Ganga Prasad as the new governor.
In other states, Satya Pal Malik, Governor of Bihar is transferred and appointed as Governor of Jammu & Kashmir while Lal Ji Tandon has been appointed as the Governor of Bihar.
Satyadev Narayan Arya will take charge as the Governor of Haryana and Baby Rani Maurya as the Governor of Uttarakhand.
“The appointments will take effect from the dates the incumbents assume charge of their respective offices,” a communique from Rashtrapati Bhavan said.