President Ram Nath Kovind has appointed new governors in 8 states including Madhya Pradesh and Karnataka. This announcement has been made amid reports of reshuffle in the Union Cabinet. Under this, Union Minister Thaawarchand Gehlot has been made the Governor of Karnataka. Gehlot is the Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment.
Besides this, 16th Lok Sabha MP from Visakhapatnam Hari Babu Kambhampati has been appointed as the Governor of Mizoram. Gujarat Bharatiya Janata Party leader Mangubhai Chhaganbhai Patel has been appointed as the Governor of Madhya Pradesh and former Goa President Rajendra Vishwanath Arlekar has been appointed as the Governor of Himachal Pradesh. The President's Office said that all these appointments will be effective from the date they assume charge of their respective offices.
At the same time, the President has approved the appointment of some governors as well as changes in the departments of some others. Mizoram Governor PS Sreedharan Pillai has been appointed as the Governor of Goa, while Haryana Governor Satyadev Narayan Arya has been appointed as the Governor of Tripura, Tripura Governor Ramesh Bais as the Governor of Jharkhand and Himachal Pradesh Governor Bandaru Dattatreya as the Governor of Haryana. Has been done.