• Download mobile app
20 Jul 2018, Edition - 1102, Friday

FLASH NEWS:

  • Crimes against women increasing, women no more safe in India, says Cong President Rahul Gandhi
  • 40 people gang-raped a 22-year-old girl for four days in a government guest house in Panchkula
  • Congress President Rahul Gandhi, Mallikarjun Kharge and Jyotiraditya Scindia to be speakers for Congress
  • TRS decides to criticise the government, to stage walk-out
  • AIADMK to support the government in Lok Sabha today
  • PM Modi meets top ministers in the parliament
  • BJP President Amit Shah arrives at the parliament

Tamilnadu News

Banwarilal is new Governor, vows to support TN development

Covai Post Network

Chennai: Banwarilal Purohit has become Tamil Nadu’s Governor.

He was sworn in as the State’s 24th Governor and administered oath of office of Tamil Nadu today at Raj Bhavan here.

Purohit was administered the oath of office by Madras High Court Chief Justice Indira Bannerjee.

All his decisions would be based on the Constitution and there would be no political consideration in any of them, big or small, he said immediately after assuming office.

He assured all support the government for its development. “I have good friends in Delhi and I will ensure more funds are provided to Tamil Nadu,” he said.

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswamy and Opposition DMK working president MK Stalin were among the those present during the swearing-in.

COIMBATORE WEATHER