Najeeb Jung takes over as Delhi Lt Governor

Najeeb Jung, vice chancellor of Jamia Millia Islamia, on Tuesday took over as the Lt Governor of Delhi, replacing Tejendra Khanna.

Last Updated: Jul 09, 2013, 10:20 AM IST

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: Najeeb Jung, vice chancellor of Jamia Millia Islamia, on Tuesday took over as the Lt Governor of Delhi, replacing Tejendra Khanna.

A 1973-batch IAS officer, Jung is the 19th L-G of Delhi.

He was administered the oath of office and secrecy by Chief Justice of Delhi High Court BD Ahmed.
The oath-taking ceremony was held at Raj Niwas and attended by Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, her council of ministers, and several top political leaders and bureaucrats.