List Of State Governors Of India And Important Articles Related To The Post Of Governor

As per the constitution of India, our country is a Union of States where all the executive powers of state are vested in the post of Governor. All the executive actions of the state are taken in the name of the Governor. As per article 154, the Governor is designated as the constitutional head of each of the 28 states.

 

Role of Governor in State Executive

When we talk about the state executive body then it consists of the Governor, Chief Minister, Council of Ministers and Advocate-General of state. The Governor is appointed by the President of India for a period of Five years. Although all the executive decisions are taken on his name, he acts upon the advice of the council of Ministers.

List Of State Governors Of India

Articles Related To Governor of States

Here is the list of important constitutional provisions related to the Governor of Indian States.
Article 153: Briefs about the governors of states.
Article 155: Briefs about the appointment of Governor.
Article 155: Briefs about the term of Governor.
Article 157: Briefs about the qualifications of Governor.
Article 158: Briefs about the conditions of the Governor's office.

List of The State Governors

ABC
STATEName Of GovernorJoioning Date
1
Andhra PradeshBiswabhusan Harichandan24 July 2019
(2 years, 333 days)
2
Arunachal PradeshB. D. Mishra3 October 2017
3
AssamJagdish Mukhi10 October 2017
(4 years, 255 days)
4
BiharPhagu Chauhan29 July 2019
(2 years, 328 days)
5
ChhattisgarhAnusuiya Uikey29 July 2019
(2 years, 328 days)
6
GoaP. S. Sreedharan Pillai15 July 2021
(342 days)
7
GujaratAcharya Devvrat22 July 2019
(2 years, 335 days)
8
HaryanaBandaru Dattatreya15 July 2021
(342 days)
9
Himachal PradeshRajendra Arlekar13 July 2021
(344 days)
10
JharkhandRamesh Bais14 July 2021
(343 days)
11
KarnatakaThawar Chand Gehlot11 July 2021
(346 days)
12
KeralaArif Mohammad Khan6 September 2019
(2 years, 289 days)
13
Madhya-PradeshMangubhai C. Patel8 July 2021
(349 days)
14
MaharashtraBhagat Singh Koshyari5 September 2019
(2 years, 290 days)
15
ManipurLa. Ganesan27 August 2021
(299 days)
16
MeghalayaSatya Pal Malik19 August 2020
(1 year, 307 days)
17
MizoramKambhampati Hari Babu19 July 2021
(338 days)
18
NagalandJagdish Mukhi
(additional charge)
17 September 2021
(278 days)
19
OdishaGaneshi Lal29 May 2018
(4 years, 24 days)
20
PunjabBanwarilal Purohit31 August 2021
(295 days)
21
RajasthanKalraj Mishra9 September 2019
(2 years, 286 days)
22
SikkimGanga Prasad26 August 2018
(3 years, 300 days)
23
TamilnaduR. N. Ravi18 September 2021
(277 days)
24
TelanganaTamilisai Soundararajan8 September 2019
(2 years, 287 days)
25
TripuraSatyadev Narayan Arya14 July 2021
(343 days)
26
Uttar PradeshAnandiben Patel29 July 2019
(2 years, 328 days)
27
UttarakhandGurmit Singh15 September 2021
(280 days)
28
West benngalJagdeep Dhankhar30 July 2019
(2 years, 327 days)
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