Baby Rani Maurya takes oath as Uttarakhand Governor

Published Aug 26, 2018, 9:46 pm IST
Dehradun (Uttarakhand), Aug 26 (ANI): Baby Rani Maurya sworn in as the seventh Governor of Uttarakhand on Sunday. Maurya succeeded ...
Dehradun (Uttarakhand), Aug 26 (ANI): Baby Rani Maurya sworn in as the seventh Governor of Uttarakhand on Sunday. Maurya succeeded Krishan Kant Paul, who served as Governor of Uttarakhand from January 2015 to August 25, 2018. Uttarakhand High Court Chief Justice, Rajiv Sharma administered the oath of office to Maurya at Raj Bhavan in Dehradun. Maurya is the second woman Governor of Uttarakhand, after Margaret Alva who served the position from August 2009 to May 2012. Maurya was announced as the Governor of Uttarakhand on August 21. Maurya has previously served as the Mayor of Uttar Pradesh's Agra.

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