Banwarilal Purohit

Seven new faces likely in Punjab cabinet; five from Amarinder govt may not find place

A consensus on the names for the CM Channi-led cabinet was reached during his meeting with Congress leader Rahul Gandhi and other senior party members in the national capital.

published on : 25th September 2021

Purohit bids farewell to people of Tamil Nadu

Governor Banwarilal Purohit, in his farewell message on Sunday, thanked the people of Tamil Nadu for accepting him as an integral part of Tamil Nadu.

published on : 13th September 2021

Banwarilal Purohit attempted to reimagine governor’s role

He grabbed headlines both for reviewing govt schemes and implementing austerity measures in Raj Bhavan

published on : 11th September 2021

Governor, CM Stalin laud Avani Lekhara for winning gold at Tokyo Paralympics

Chief Minister MK Stalin on Monday congratulated Avani Lekhara for winning gold in para shooting at the Tokyo Paralympics.

published on : 31st August 2021

Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit gets additional charge of Punjab, UT Chandigarh

The president has also appointed Purohit as the administrator of Chandigarh, in addition to his duties as the governor of Punjab, it added.

published on : 27th August 2021

Guv Purohit meets President Kovind, PM Modi, discusses key issues

Governor Banwarilal Purohit on Saturday called on President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and discussed key issues relating to Tamil Nadu.

published on : 11th July 2021

New laws to regulate groundwater soon: Governor Purohit

According to the Central Groundwater Board, there has been a general decline in groundwater level in 2003 due to the complete desaturation of shallow aquifers.

published on : 22nd June 2021

Governor’s address disappointing, says EPS

AIADMK coordinator and deputy Opposition leader O Panneerselvam stated that the Governor’s address was nothing but confusion.  

published on : 22nd June 2021

Lokayukta and DVAC to be energised in TN: Governor Purohit

He further added, “Providing clean administration is the highest priority.”

published on : 22nd June 2021

Separate annual agriculture budget will be tabled: Governor Purohit

The government will introduce a separate annual budget for agriculture with the objective of increasing agricultural productivity and protecting farmers’ welfare.

published on : 22nd June 2021

Governor Purohit advises MLAs in Tamil during address

Kaalai vanakkam. Ezhimaiyaana vaazhkai vaazhungal. Idhu oozhalai agatri vidum. Idhu enadhu seithi, Purohit said.

published on : 22nd June 2021

Committed to greater autonomy, cordial ties with Centre: Tamil Nadu governor Purohit

The Governor said the government would maintain a cordial relationship with the Union government as partners in the process of nation building.

published on : 21st June 2021

Tamil Nadu governor Banwarilal Purohit donates Rs 1 crore to CM's COVID fund

Purohit also appealed to the people of Tamil Nadu to donate generously to the Covid Relief Fund.

published on : 16th May 2021

Chief Secretary meets Governor, briefs him on pandemic situation

The officials, including Health Secretary J Radhakrishnan and DGP JK Tripathy, were present during the meeting which lasted for 30 minutes.

published on : 29th April 2021

Varsities should play crucial role in fight against COVID: Tamil Nadu governor Banwarilal Purohit

Purohit, also Chancellor of 21 state universities, convened a virtual meeting of the heads of institutions and discussed methods of awareness creation among the community.

published on : 20th April 2021
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