President Accepts Goa Governor's Resignation

President Pranab Mukherjee has accepted the resignation of B.V. Wanchoo as the Goa governor, an official statement said Monday.

Published: 08th July 2014 12:34 AM  |   Last Updated: 08th July 2014 12:34 AM   |  A+A-

By IANS

NEW DELHI: President Pranab Mukherjee has accepted the resignation of B.V. Wanchoo as the Goa governor, an official statement said Monday.

"The president has accepted the resignation of Bharat Vir Wanchoo as governor of Goa and has appointed Margaret Alva, governor of Rajasthan, to discharge the functions of the governor of Goa, in addition to her own duties, until regular arrangements for the office of the governor of Goa are made," the statement said.

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