List of Governors of India (Updated on 27th August 2018) – GK Study Materials

List of Current Governor of India – Updated on 27th August 2018

Governors of India – Aspirants find the list of Governors of India state-wise useful for Bank Exams, SSC and other competitive exams. Governor of India – Candidates find complete list of Governors and Lieutenant Governors of all States in India. Candidates preparing for banking and all other competitive exams can make use of this GK material.
As all we know that The President of India is the main Chief Commander of our Indian Armed Forces as well as he is only the head of all States across India. The President of India will be elected by the Indian citizens directly. In our Republic of India, the governor is acting as a constitutional head 29 states from India. The governor use to engage by the President of our nation for five years in term. Governor must act as per the advice of council ministers and headed by the Chief Minister. All the States of India headed by the Governor and the Union Territories are headed by Lieutenant-Governors /Administrators. Candidates can find complete List of Governors of India details here.
Our democratic India consists of 29 states and 7 union territories such as Andaman and nicobar, Delhi and Puducherry, Chandigarh, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Damn and Diu, Lakshwadeep. Andaman and Nicobar, Delhi and Puducherry are comes under the control of lieutenant governors. Delhi and Puducherry union territories have governors for their states. The rest of four territories like Chandigarh, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Daman and Diu, and Lakshwadeep are governed by an administrator, unlike administrator of other territories who are drawn from (IAS) the Indian administrative service.

List of Governors of India – State Wise

State Current Governor Name
Andhra Pradesh E. S. L. Narasimhan
Arunachal Pradesh Brigadier (Dr.) B.D. Mishra
Assam Prof Jagdish Mukhi
Bihar LalJi Tandon
Chhattisgarh Balram Das Tandon
Goa Mridula Sinha
Gujarat Om Prakash Kohli
Haryana Satyadev Narayan Arya
Himachal Pradesh Acharya Dev Vrat
Jammu and Kashmir Satya Pal Malik
Jharkhand Draupadi Murmu
Karnataka Vajubhai Vala
Kerala P. Sathasivam
Madhya Pradesh Anandiben Patel
Maharashtra C. Vidyasagar Rao
Manipur Prof Jagdish Mukhi (Additional Charge)
Meghalaya Tathagata Roy
Mizoram Kummanam Rajasekharan 
Nagaland Padmanabha Acharya
Odisha Prof Ganeshi Lal
Punjab V. P. Singh Badnore
Rajasthan Kalyan Singh
Sikkim Ganga Prasad
Tamil Nadu Banwarilal Purohit
Telangana E. S. L. Narasimhan (Additional Charge)
Tripura Kaptan Singh Solanki
Uttar Pradesh Ram Naik
Uttarakhand Baby Rani Maurya
West Bengal Keshari Nath Tripathi

Governors of India – Union Territory

Union Territory Position Name
Andaman and Nicobar Islands Lieutenant Governor Devendra Kumar Joshi
Chandigarh Administrator V. P. Singh Badnore
Dadra and Nagar Haveli Administrator Praful Khoda Patel
Daman and Diu Administrator Praful Khoda Patel
Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal
Chief Minister Arvind Kejiriwal
Lakshadweep Administrator Farooq Khan
Puducherry Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi
Chief Minister V. Narayanasamy

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