CV Rao sworn-in as Maharashtra Governor

CV Rao was on Saturday sworn in as governor of Maharashtra at a function in Raj Bhavan here.

IANS| Last Updated: Aug 30, 2014, 17:16 PM IST

Mumbai: CV Rao was on Saturday sworn in as governor of Maharashtra at a function in Raj Bhavan here.

Bombay High Court Chief Justice Mohit Shah administered the oath of office and secrecy to Rao, a senior BJP leader from Telangana.

Rao took over from Gujarat Governor OP Kohli, who was given additional charge of Maharashtra after K Sankaranarayanan resigned from the post Sunday. 

Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan, his cabinet colleagues and other prominent dignitaries attended the function.