Jammu and Kashmir’s Lieutenant Governor designate Manoj Sinha arrived on Thursday following his appointment to the Raj Bhawan, officers mentioned.
Mr Sinha was acquired on the airport by Chief Secretary BVR Subrahmanyam and Director General of Police Dilbagh Singh, the officers mentioned.
They mentioned Mr Sinha, who’s more likely to take oath because the second lieutenant governor of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday, drove straight to the Raj Bhawan from the airport.
The 61-year-old former minister of state for railways will succeed Girish Chander Murmu who resigned from the publish late on Wednesday evening.
Mr Murmu served as the primary lieutenant governor of Jammu and Kashmir after the Centre revoked the particular standing of the erstwhile state and sliced it into two union territories.
Mr Murmu, who’s tipped to be the subsequent Comptroller and Auditor General of India, served within the workplace for simply over 9 months.