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Nagaland governor RN Ravi being sworn in as governor of Meghalaya in Shillong on Tuesday
Nagaland governor RN Ravi being sworn in as governor of Meghalaya in Shillong on Tuesday|EastMojo image
MEGHALAYA

Nagaland governor RN Ravi given additional charge of Meghalaya

Ravi, who is also Centre’s interlocutor for Naga peace talks, sworn in as Meghalaya governor; replaces Tathagata Roy who has gone on leave over a tweet row

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Meghalaya CM Conrad Sangma welcoming Nagaland governor RN Ravi
Meghalaya CM Conrad Sangma welcoming Nagaland governor RN Ravi
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Guwahati: Amidst the uproar against the amended Citizenship Act, Nagaland governor RN Ravi has been given the additional charge of Meghalaya.

Ravi will be sworn in on Tuesday noon, informed Rashtrapati Bhavan in a statement. He is Centre's interlocutor for the Naga peace talks.

Welcoming Ravi, Meghalaya chief minister Conrad Sangma on Twitter said, "We welcome the Hon’ble Governor of Nagaland Sh. R N Ravi, who will be sworn in also as the Governor of Meghalaya. "

This comes after Meghalaya governor Tathagata Roy has gone on leave after a tweet by him had purportedly sparked controversy in the state.