Outgoing Rajasthan Governor Margaret Alva is planning to release her autobiography in next few months detailing her journey "from a middle class family to Raj Bhawan" and the Congress veteran insists that she is "not writing the book to create a controversy".
The President of India Pranab Mukherjee on Monday accepted the resignation of BV Wanchoo who resigned as Governor of Goa on Friday. Rajasthan Governor Margaret Alva took additional charge as the Governor of Goa.
The NDA government on Sunday transferred Gujarat Governor Kamla Beniwal, who had a bitter relation with the then state chief minister Narendra Modi, to Mizoram, while Rajasthan Governor Margaret Alva was given additional responsibility to discharge the functions of Gujarat Governor as well, sources at Rashtrapati Bhavan said.
Rajasthan Governor Margaret Alva`s meetings with President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi were "planned courtesy calls" and she has not received any directive or phone call to quit office, a Raj Bhawan release said.