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Admiral DK Joshi made Lt. Governor of Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Discussion in 'Internal Affairs' started by Lion of Rajputana, Sep 30, 2017.

  1. Lion of Rajputana

    Lion of Rajputana Captain FULL MEMBER

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    Really good to see a straight forward, upright soldier like Admiral Joshi getting what he deserves, it's an excellent decision by the Modi Govt. I always thought it was an absolute bloody disgrace the way the last Government treated the Admiral and pushed him out to alter the succession line. But in the end, the Admiral stands vindicated.


    Former Navy Chief Joshi Returns To Andman Nicobar, This Time As Lt. Governor
    ON SEPTEMBER 30, 2017
    By:Team DefenceAviationPost


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    New Delhi: Three years after he resigned as the Navy Chief in the wake of a submarine accident, Admiral DK Joshi has been appointed to as the Lieutenant Governor of Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

    He will replace Prof Jagdish Mukhi, who would be moving to Assam as the new Governor.

    Andman &Nicobar is not a new place for Admiral Joshi, who served here as Commander- in-Chief of A&N Command (CINCAN).

    Alongside, Brig. (Dr.) B. D. Mishra (Retd.) has been appointed as the Governor of Arunachal Pradesh.

    Other appointments announced include:

    Shri Satya Pal Malik as the Governor of Bihar

    Shri Banwarilal Purohit as the Governor of Tamil Nadu

    Prof. Jagdish Mukhi as the Governor of Assam

    Shri Ganga Prasad as the Governor of Meghalaya

    The above appointments will take effect from the dates the incumbents assume charge of their respective offices.


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  2. Satendra kumar

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    Good to see these retired hard working military personnel given governor's job.Ater hard work working for different defence job,you get retired and still the best choice for state's governor's position don't forget ordinary public servant or community worker also qualify!Hope the army man will do the best.
     

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