Question: Recently, who was sworn in as the Governor of Gujarat?
(a) Kalraj Mishra
(b) Ramesh Bais
(c) Acharya Devvrat
(d) Fagu Chauhan
- Acharya Devvrat was sworn in as the Governor of Gujarat on 22nd July, 2019. He became the 20th Governor of the State of Gujarat.
- He was administered the oath of office by the acting Chief Justice of Gujarat High Court, Justice Anant S. Dave. He replaced Shri O P Kohli.
- Before assuming charge as governor of Gujarat, Devvrat held the gubernatorial post in Himachal Pradesh.
- Shri Devvrat was associated with the Arya Samaj, earlier served as the principal of a gurukul (traditional school) at Kurukshetra in Haryana.
- He is known for his work towards spreading the Indian culture and Vedic values across the world, and promoting education for girls.