Lt Gen (Retd) Gurmeet Singh took oath as the brand new Governor of Uttarakhand on Wednesday.
Singh was administered the oath of workplace by Chief Justice of Uttarakhand High Court Justice RS Chauhan at a easy ceremony held on the Raj Bhavan right here.
Singh, who retired because the Vice Chief of the Indian Army, is a extremely positioned former Army officer.
Several senior authorities officers together with Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami, his cupboard colleague and Chief Secretary SS Sandhu and DGP Ashok Kumar attended the operate.
Lt Gen Singh replaces Baby Rani Maurya, who resigned three years earlier than finishing her time period.
With inputs from TheIndianEXPRESS