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 High Court Justice RS Chauhan at a easy perform held on the Raj Bhawan right here.
Singh, who retired because the Deputy Chief of the Indian Army, is a extremely adorned former Army officer
The perform was attended by Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami, his cupboard colleagues and quite a few senior authorities officers together with Chief Secretary SS Sandhu and DGP Ashok Kumar.
Lt Gen Singh succeeds Baby Rani Maurya, who resigned three years earlier than finishing her tenure.