Ganeshi Lal appointed as new Governor of Odisha
Prof. Ganeshi Lal, the Haryana BJP leader, has been appointed as the new Governor of Odisha. The post was vacant since March 2018 after veteran Naga leader S C Jamir completed his tenure. After that, Bihar Governor Satya Pal Malik was additionally discharging the duties of Odisha Governor since March 2018. Meanwhile, Kummanam Rajasekharan, who is Kerala BJP chief, will be the new Governor of Mizoram. He will succeed Lt. General (Retd.) Nirbhay Sharma, who is completing his tenure on May 28, 2018. President Ram Nath Kovind approved their appointments.
Topics: Bharatiya Janata Party • Ganeshi Lal • Government of India • Kummanam Rajasekharan • Ram Nath Kovind • Satya Pal Malik • Sharma • State governments of India • States and union territories of India