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West Bengal governor given additional charge of Tripura governor

West Bengal governor Keshari Nath Tripathi has been given the charge for the period that Tripura Governor Tathagata Roy is on leave.

india Updated: Jun 07, 2018 14:09 IST
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West Bengal governor,Tripura governor,Keshari Nath Tripathi
File photo of West Bengal governor Keshari Nath Tripathi. (PTI)

President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday gave additional charge of governor of Tripura to West Bengal governor Keshari Nath Tripathi for the period that Tripura Governor Tathagata Roy is on leave.

“The President of India is pleased to appoint Keshari Nath Tripathi, Governor of West Bengal to discharge the functions of the Governor of Tripura, in addition to his own duties, during the absence on leave of Tathagata Roy, Governor of Tripura,” Rashtrapati Bhavan said in a statement.