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Senior BJP leader Manoj Sinha selected as the new Lieutenant Governor of JK

Srinagar: Former union minister and senior BJP leader from Uttar Pradesh, Manoj Sinha, was on Thursday appointed as the new Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir, the Rashtrapati Bhawan spokesman said.

A communique issued by the President’s secretariat said that the resignation of Girish Chandra Murmu as Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir has been accepted.

The communique issued by the President’s press secretary Ajay Kumar said “the President has been pleased to appoint Shri Manoj Sinha, to be the Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir with effect from the date he assumes charge of his office” in place of Murmu.

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