Ms. Sheila Dikshit: Former Delhi Chief Minister appointed as Kerala Governor
Former Delhi chief minister Ms. Sheila Dikshit (75) appointed as the Governor of Kerala by the President Mr. Pranab Mukherjee. Ms. Dikshit succeeded Mr. Nikhil Kumar, a former Delhi Police Commissioner. She became the 22nd Governor of Kerala. Ms Dixit formerly served as the Chief Minister of Delhi from 1998 to 2013.
Ms Dikshit was defeated in her own constituency, New Delhi,In December 2013 elections to the Legislative Assembly of Delhi, by Mr Arvind Kejriwal
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