Panaji: Satya Pal Malik was on Sunday sworn in because the Governor of Goa.
Chief Justice of the Bombay Excessive Courtroom Justice Pradeep Nandrajog administered the oath of workplace to Malik at Raj Bhavan.
Malik had earlier served because the governor of Jammu and Kashmir, which has been bifurcated into two union territories.
Malik, 73, changed Mridula Sinha who was holding the Goa governor’s publish since August 2014.
Chief Minister Pramod Sawant was amongst the distinguished dignitaries who attended the swearing-in ceremony.
“I’ve come from Kashmir which is thought to be a really problematic place. I’ve dealt there efficiently and dealt with all points. J&Okay is a peaceable and good place now which is on the trail of progress. The management there may be non- controversial. They’re doing their work very nicely, so I really feel that I’d be spending time right here in a lot peaceable approach.
“Folks listed below are good. The CM is speaking much less however Goa has a reputation the world over,” Malik stated on the event.
Jammu and Kashmir ceased to be a state from October 31 after the Centre withdrew its particular standing underneath Article 370 on August 5 and bifurcated it into Union Territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh.
On Thursday, Radha Krishna Mathur and G C Murmu took oath as the primary Lt Governors of the Union Territories of Ladakh and Jammu and Kashmir, respectively.