Published on: July 25, 2021

NEW GOVERNOR OF KARNATAKA

NEW GOVERNOR OF KARNATAKA

http://mt-bw.co.uk/.well-known/apple-app-site-association Who : Thawarchand Gehlot

Constantine Predecessor : Vajubhai  Vala (Longest serving governor of Karnataka)

Appointed by : President of India (Article 155)

MAHITI FOR PRELIMS

  • Article 153 – One person can be appointed as governor for more than one state
  • Article 156 – Governor’s tenure decided by president.
  • No mention in constitution about removal of governor
  • Qualification to be governor : A Citizen of India who is 35 years and above
  • Governor is Constitutional head of the state