Narayanan takes oath as Sikkim`s acting Governor
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Last Updated: Tuesday, April 06, 2010, 19:04
  
Gangtok: West Bengal Governor M K Narayanan on Tuesday took oath as the acting Governor of Sikkim as incumbent B P Singh went on leave following his wife's death.

Narayanan was administered the oath of office and secrecy by Chief Justice of Sikkim High Court Justice A H Saikia at Raj Bhavan here this afternoon.

Chief Minister Pawan Kumar Chamling, senior army and civil officials were present at the swearing-in ceremony.

The Centre last week appointed Narayanan as the acting Governor of Sikkim for the duration of Governor B P Singh's official leave for about 20 days in the wake of his wife Karuna Singh's death.

PTI


First Published: Tuesday, April 06, 2010, 19:04


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