Governor of Chhattisgarh
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Incumbent
Anusuiya Uikey

since 29 July 2019
StyleHer Excellency
ResidenceRaj Bhavan; Raipur
AppointerPresident of India
Term lengthFive Years
Inaugural holderD. N. Sahay
Formation1 November 2000; 21 years ago (2000-11-01)
Chhattisgarh is in central India.
Chhattisgarh is in central India.

The governor of Chhattisgarh is a nominal head and representative of the president of India in the state of Chhattisgarh. The governor is appointed by the president for a maximum period of five years. The current governor, since 17 July 2019, is Anusuiya Uikey.

Powers and functions

See also: Governors of India § Powers and functions

The governor enjoys many different types of powers:

Governors of Chhattisgarh

# Name Took Office Left Office
1 D. N. Sahay 1 November 2000 1 June 2003
2 Krishna Mohan Seth 2 June 2003 25 January 2007
3 E. S. L. Narasimhan 25 January 2007 23 January 2010
4 Shekhar Dutt 23 January 2010 19 June 2014
Ram Naresh Yadav (acting) 19 June 2014 14 July 2014
5 Balram Das Tandon 18 July 2014[1] 14 August 2018
Anandiben Patel (additional charge) 15 August 2018 28 July 2019
6 Anusuiya Uikey 29 July 2019 Incumbent

See also

References

  1. ^ "New Governors of UP, Bengal, Chhattisgarh, Gujarat and Nagaland named". IANS. news.biharprabha.com. Retrieved 14 July 2014.