Lakshman Acharya
The Governer of Sikkim, Lakshman Acharya.jpg
16th Governor of Sikkim
Assumed office
12 February 2023
Chief MinisterPrem Singh Tamang
Born3 Oct 1955
Preceded byGanga Prasad

Lakshman Acharya is an Indian politician and who is currently serving as Governor of Sikkim.[1] He was the member of the Bharatiya Janata Party. Acharya is a member of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council from the Varanasi Division Graduates Constituency in Varanasi district.[2][3][4] He is related to kharwar tribes. Kharwar is a schedule tribe, its origin from Mirzapur district of Uttar Pradesh.


  1. ^ "Lakshman Prasad Acharya Is Sikkim's New Governor - All The News From Sikkim, India and The World". 12 February 2023. Archived from the original on 12 February 2023. Retrieved 12 February 2023.
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  3. ^ BJP youth wing leader claims party demanded money for ticket
  4. ^ BJP won’t contest MLC polls from Varanasi