List of Governors of Uttarakhand

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The state of Uttarakhand is in northern India.

This is a list of the Governors of Uttarakhand, a state in northern India. The Governor has his official residence at the Raj Bhavan in the state capital of Dehradun.

Powers and functions[edit]

The Governor enjoys many different types of powers:

  • Executive powers related to administration, appointments and removals,
  • Legislative powers related to lawmaking and the state legislature, that is Vidhan Sabha or Vidhan Parishad, and
  • Discretionary powers to be carried out according to the discretion of the Governor.

Governors of Uttarakhand[edit]

Raj Bhavan retreat at Nainital, Uttarakhand.

Following is the list of the Governors of Uttarakhand since its inception on 9 November 2000:

S.No. Name Portrait Term Tenure
1 S. S. Barnala H E Shri Surjit Singh Barnala.jpg 9 Nov 2000 8 Jan 2003 790 Days
2 Sudarshan Agarwal Sin foto.svg 8 Jan 2003 22 Oct 2007 1748 Days
3 B. L. Joshi BLJoshi.jpg 29 Oct 2007 18 July 2009 628 Days
4 Margaret Alva Sin foto.svg 18 July 2009 28 April 2012 1015 Days
5 Aziz Qureshi Sin foto.svg 28 April 2012 Current

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