Interlocutor of the Naga talks, RN Ravi has been removed as Nagaland Governor.

RN Ravi has been made the Governor of Tamil Nadu.

Meanwhile, Assam Governor Jagdeesh Mukhi will hold additional charge of Nagaland.

The relationship between Ravi and NSCN-IM, one of the stakeholders in the crucial Naga Peace Talks, soured in early 2020 after the former wrote to chief minister Neiphiu Rio, criticising the law and order situation.

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The Rashtrapati Bhawan has said the President has appointed three Governors, besides accepting the resignation of one.


While, Ravi has been appointed as Governor of Tamil Nadu, Banwarilal Purohit, who was Governor of Tamil Nadu till now, has been sent to poll-bound Punjab.

On the other hand, Lt Gen Gurmit Singh has been appointed the Uttarakhand Governor after incumbent Baby Rani Maurya resigned.

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