Recently, who has been appointed as the new Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir?
Correct Answer : a ) Manoj SinhaExplanation :
Recently, the President of India has accepted the resignation of former Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir, Girish Chandra Murmu. Also, the President appointed Manoj Sinha as the new Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir.
Manoj Sinha is the former Railways Minister of India (2014-2019). He was elected to the Lok Sabha in 1996, 1999 and 2014.
After the abrogation of Article 370 and 35A, the erstwhile state of Jammu and Kashmir was divided into two union territories- Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh.
Hence, the correct answer is (a).
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