Rajasthan Governor Kalyan Singh sworn in as the Governor of Himachal Pradesh. He has been given an additional charge of Himachal Pradesh as Urmila Singh completed her tenure as Himachal Pradesh’s Governor. Kalyan Singh was the former Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh. He is the 26th Governor of Himachal Pradesh.
Knowledge is Wealth
- The current Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh is Virbhadra Singh of Congress.
- According to the Article 153 of Indian constitution, there shall be a Governor for each state. But the VII Constitutional Amendment Act, 1956 facilitated the appointment of same person as a governor for two or more states.
- Himachal Pradesh is famously referred as Fruit Bowl of India and also as Apple State.