Lt Gen (Retd) Gurmit Singh was sworn in on Wednesday as the brand new governor of Uttarakhand.
The oath of workplace was administered to Singh by the Chief Justice of the Uttarakhand Excessive Court docket Justice RS Chauhan at a easy operate held on the Raj Bhawan right here.
Singh, who retired because the Deputy Chief of the Indian Military, is a extremely adorned former Military officer
The operate was attended by Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami, his cupboard colleagues and a lot of senior authorities officers together with Chief Secretary SS Sandhu and DGP Ashok Kumar.
Lt Gen Singh succeeds Child Rani Maurya, who resigned three years earlier than finishing her tenure.