Saturday, August 27th, 2011

 

President shifted and appointed governors on Friday

NEW DELHI: On Friday President Pratibha Patil appointed former Andhra Pradesh chief minister K Rosaiah, 78, and two Congress veterans as governor. Governor of Jharkhand MOH Farook has been shifted to Kerala. Rosaiah has been appointed to the Raj Bhavan in Chennai replacing Surjit Singh Barnala, who took over as Tamil Nadu Governor on June 20, 2006. Uttar Pradesh former chief minister Ram Naresh Yadav has been appointed as the new governor of Madhya Pradesh. He succeeds Rameshwar Thakur. A senior Congress leader Vakkom Purushothaman who is now 83 yearRead More