Nikhil Kumar sworn-in as Nagaland Governor

Last Updated: Thursday, October 15, 2009 - 18:34

Kohima: Nikhil Kumar, former police
commissioner of Delhi, on Thursday took the oath of office and
secrecy as the governor of Nagaland at Durbar Hall of Raj
Bhavan here.

Justice Iqbal Ahmed Ansari, judge of Gauhati High
Court administered him the oath of office and secrecy in the
presence of Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio and his cabinet
colleagues.

Other MLAs, Leader of the Opposition, civil and police
officers, army officers, tribal leaders and public attended
the ceremony.

Kumar had earlier said that his top priority would be
to work towards fulfilling the aspirations of the people of
the state and would seek cooperation of all sections for the
allround development of the beautiful state.

Bureau Report



First Published: Thursday, October 15, 2009 - 18:34

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