List of governors of Madhya Pradesh

The Governor of Madhya Pradesh is a nominal head and representative of the President of India in the state of Madhya Pradesh. The Governor is appointed by the President for a period of 5 years.

Governor of Madhya Pradesh
Chief Minister of Gujarat Anandiben Patel.jpg
Incumbent
Anandiben Patel
(Additional Charge)

since 1 July 2020
StyleHer Excellency
StatusHead of State
Residence
AppointerPresident of India
Term lengthFive Years
Inaugural holderPattabhi Sitaramayya
Formation1 November 1956; 64 years ago (1956-11-01)
Websitehttp://governor.mp.gov.in

Governors of Madhya PradeshEdit

# Name Took Office Left Office
1 Dr. Sitaramayya 1 November 1956 13 June 1957
2 Hari Vinayak Pataskar 14 June 1957 10 February 1965
3 K. Chengalaraya Reddy 11 February 1965 2 February 1966
- P. V. Dixit (Acting) 2 February 1966 9 February 1966
(3) K. Chengalaraya Reddy 10 February 1966 7 March 1971
4 Satya Narayan Sinha 8 March 1971 13 October 1977
5 N. N. Wanchu 14 October 1977 16 August 1978
6 C. M. Poonacha 17 August 1978 29 April 1980
7 B. D. Sharma 30 April 1980 25 May 1981
- G. P. Singh (Acting) 26 May 1981 9 July 1981
(7) B. D. Sharma 10 July 1981 20 September 1983
- G. P. Singh (Acting) 21 September 1983 7 October 1983
(7) B. D. Sharma 8 October 1983 14 May 1984
8 K.M. Chandy 15 May 1984 30 November 1987
- Narayan Dutta Ojha (Acting) 1 December 1987 29 December 1987
(8) K.M Chandy 30 December 1987 30 March 1989
9 Sarla Grewal 31 March 1989 5 February 1990
10 M. A. Khan 6 February 1990 23 June 1993
11 Mohammad Shafi Qureshi 24 June 1993 21 April 1998
12 Bhai Mahavir 22 April 1998 6 May 2003
13 Ram Prakash Gupta 7 May 2003 1 May 2004
- Lt. Gen. K. M. Seth (Acting) 2 May 2004 29 June 2004
14 Balram Jakhar 30 June 2004 29 June 2009
15 Rameshwar Thakur 30 June 2009 7 September 2011[1]
16 Ram Naresh Yadav 8 September 2011[1] 7 September 2016
Om Prakash Kohli (Additional charge) 8 September 2016 [2] 23 January 2018
17 Anandiben Patel 23 January 2018 [3] 29 July 2019
18 Lalji Tandon 29 July 2019 30 June 2020
- Anandiben Patel (Additional Charge) 1 July 2020 Incumbent

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "New Madhya Pradesh governor sworn-in". IANS. iNewsOne. 8 September 2011. Archived from the original on 5 November 2011. Retrieved 8 September 2011.
  2. ^ Gupta, Suchandana (8 September 2016). "Gujarat governor OP Kohli assumes office as acting governor in Madhya Pradesh | Bhopal News - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 9 October 2020.
  3. ^ "Anandiben Patel to be Madhya Pradesh's governor". Retrieved 9 October 2020.

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