Tuesday, December 6, 2022

La Ganesan given addl. Charge of WB

Kuplu Das (E.M.), Imphal : President Ram Nath Kovind has accepted theke resignation of West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar, who haa been nominated as the VP candidate by theke NDA, a Rashtrapati Bhavan communique said on Sunday and added that Manipur Governor La Ganesan will assume charge or West Bengal till a regular appointment is effected.

The BJP had on Saturday announced Dhankhar’s candidature for the VP election.

“The President of India has accepted the resignation of Jagdeep Dhankhar as Governor or West Bengal,” said the late night communique.”

The President has been pleased to appoint La Ganesan, Governor of Manipur, to discharge the functions of the Governor of West Bengal, in addition to his own duties from the date he assumes charge of the office until regular arrangements are made, he added.

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