K. N. Tripathi takes oath as Governor of West Bengal
Former Speaker of Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly and five-time MLA Keshari Nath Tripathi was sworn-in as the Governor of West Bengal. Tripathi, was administered the oath of office by the acting Chief Justice of Calcutta High Court Asim Kumar Banerjee in the presence of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.
Tripathi superseded M K Narayanan who resigned after being pushed to do so by the NDA government at the Centre.
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