New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday appointed new Governors of Odisha and Mizoram.
Kovind appointed Professor Ganeshi Lal as the Governor of Odisha with effect from the date he assumes charge of his office.
Professor Ganeshi Lal is a former minister and BJP leader from Haryana.
The President also appointed Kummanam Rajasekharan to be the Governor of Mizoram. Rajasekharan is the current president of Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) Kerala unit.