KRISHNA KUMAR PAUL TAKES OVER ADDITIONAL CHARGE AS GOVERNOR OF NAGALAND

KOHIMA: Meghalaya Governor Krishna Kumar Paul today took over the additional charge as the 18th governor of Nagaland following the resignation of Ashwani Kumar from the post on June 25 last. 

After his swearing-in, the governor in his address to the gathering stressed on the need to facilitate a conducive social environment, to enable the willing participation of all sections of society, for inclusive development. 

“We need to ensure the highest standards of governance keeping in view the interest of our people in mind. In this, the interests of the poor have to be supreme,” he said.  The new governor was administered the oath of office by Justice T Vaiphei, Judge of Guwahati High Court, at a function at the Raj Bhavan here.  Courtesy:Agencies (PTI)