List of governors of Andhra Pradesh

This is a list of governors of Andhra Pradesh in office from 1953 to 2019. The official residence is of the Governor is Raj Bhavan, situated in Vijayawada. E. S. L. Narasimhan is the longest serving Governor of Andhra Pradesh.

Governor of Andhra Pradesh
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Raj Bhavan
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Incumbent
Biswabhusan Harichandan,BJP

since 24 July 2019
StyleHis Excellency
ResidenceRaj Bhavan, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh
AppointerPresident of India
Term lengthFive Years
Inaugural holderChandulal Madhavlal Trivedi
Formation1 October 1953; 67 years ago (1953-10-01)
Websitewww.rajbhavan.ap.gov.in
Undivided Andhra Pradesh Map (1956-2014 is in southern part of India.

ListEdit

Data from Andhra Pradesh State Portal.[1]

# Name Portrait From To Term length
1 Chandulal Madhavlal Trivedi   1 October 1953 1 August 1957 1,401 days
2 Bhim Sen Sachar   1 August 1957 8 September 1962 1,865 days
3 Satyawant Mallannah Shrinagesh   8 September 1962 4 May 1964 605 days
4 Pattom A. Thanu Pillai  – 4 May 1964 11 April 1968 1,439 days
5 Khandubhai Kasanji Desai  – 11 April 1968 25 January 1975 2,481 days
6 S. Obul Reddy  – 25 January 1975 10 January 1976 351 days
7 Mohanlal Sukhadia   10 January 1976 16 June 1976 159 days
8 Ramchandra Dhondiba Bhandare  – 16 June 1976 17 February 1977 247 days
9 B. J. Divan  – 17 February 1977 5 May 1977 78 days
10 Sharda Mukherjee  – 5 May 1977 15 August 1978 468 days
11 K. C. Abraham  – 15 August 1978 15 August 1983 1,827 days
12 Thakur Ram Lal   15 August 1983 29 August 1984 381 days
13 Shankar Dayal Sharma   29 August 1984 26 November 1985 455 days
14 Kumud Ben Joshi  – 26 November 1985 7 February 1990 1,535 days
15 Krishan Kant   7 February 1990 22 August 1997 2,754 days
16 Gopala Ramanujam  – 22 August 1997 24 November 1997 95 days
17 C. Rangarajan   24 November 1997 3 January 2003 1,867 days
18 Surjit Singh Barnala   3 January 2003 4 November 2004 672 days
19 Sushilkumar Shinde   4 November 2004 29 January 2006 452 days
20 Rameshwar Thakur   29 January 2006 22 August 2007 571 days
21 N. D. Tiwari   22 August 2007 27 December 2009 859 days
22 E. S. L. Narasimhan   28 December 2009[2] 23 July 2019 3,495 days
23 Biswabhusan Harichandan   24 July 2019 Incumbent 1 year, 294 days

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "List of Governors". AP State Portal. Government of Andhra Pradesh. Retrieved 27 August 2018.
  2. ^ "E S L Narasimhan takes charge as Andhra Pradesh Governor". The Times of India. Press Trust of India. 28 December 2009.

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