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Indian Governors

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The article Indian Governors presents the lists of the Current Governors of Indian States. This article plays a prominent role in General Awareness/General Knowledge preparation in many competitive exams.

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The Governor of India is the constitutional head and all executive actions of a state are taken by the permission of a Governor. The governor is appointed by the President of India for a term of five years. Governor is the constitutional head of each of the twenty-nine states and 7 union territories. Below table contains the list of Current Governors of India.

State Governor
Andhra Pradesh E. S. L. Narasimhan
Arunachal Pradesh Brig. (Dr.) B. D. Mishra (Retd.)
Assam Prof. Jagdish Mukhi
Bihar Lalji Tandon
Chhattisgarh Anandiben Patel (additional charge)
Goa Smt. Mridula Sinha
Gujarat Shri Om Prakash Kohli
Haryana Satyadev Narayan Arya
Himachal Pradesh Shri Acharya Dev Vrat
Jammu and Kashmir Satya Pal Malik
Himachal Pradesh Shri Acharya Dev Vrat
Jharkhand Shrimati Droupadi Murmu
Karnataka Shri Vajubhai Vala
Kerala Shri Justice (Retd.) Palaniswamy Sathasivam
Madhya Pradesh Smt. Anandiben Patel
Maharashtra Shri Chennamaneni Vidyasagar Rao
Manipur Dr. Najma A. Heptulla
Meghalaya Tathagata Roy
Mizoram Jagdish Mukhi(additional charge)
Nagaland Shri Padmanabha Balakrishna Acharya
Odisha Prof. Ganeshi Lal
Punjab Shri V.P. Singh Badnore
Rajasthan Shri Kalyan Singh
Sikkim Ganga Prasad
Tamil Nadu Shri Banwarilal Purohit
Telangana Shri E.S Lakshmi Narasimhan (Add. Charge)
Tripura Kaptan Singh Solanki
Uttar Pradesh Shri Ram Naik
Uttarakhand Baby Rani Maurya
West Bengal Shri Keshari Nath Tripathi


Current Lieutenant Governors and Administrators of Union Territories:

Office and union territory Governor Name
Lieutenant Governor of Andaman and Nicobar Islands Devendra Kumar Joshi
Administrator of Chandigarh V. P. Singh Badnore
Administrator of Dadra and Nagar Haveli Praful Khoda Patel
Administrator of Daman and Diu Praful Khoda Patel
Lieutenant Governor of Delhi Anil Baijal
Administrator of Lakshadweep Farooq Khan
Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry Kiran Bedi