6 Governors Appointments made by Pranab Mukherjee

On 12th May,2015 President has appointed 6 New governors in states like Jharkhand , Odisha , Arunachal Pradesh , Tripura , Meghalaya .These appointment made through using the Article 153,156.According to which Each state has to need a governor and as Article 156 state
that there is a provision that the two sates may have the same governor.It also mentioned the tenure of governor.

Governors Appointed for 4 states by President

Appointments States Previously Other Important Information
Droupadi Murmu Jharkhand Former Odisha Minister 1st  Tribal Woman Governor of Jharkhand
J.P.Rajkhowa Arunachal Pradesh
Tathagata Roy Tripura
V. Shanmuganathan Meghalaya

Transfers 2 Governors of States to New States by President

Transfer To
Transfer From
Syed Ahmed
Governor of Jharkhand
Lieutenant General(Retd.)Nirbhay Sharma
Governor of Arunachal Pradesh

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