SMT. MARGARET ALVA SWORN IN AS GOVERNOR
Jaipur, May 12. The Governor designate of Rajasthan Smt. Margaret Alva was sworn in as the new Governor of the State at Rajbhawan here on Saturday evening. Smt.Alva was administered the oath of office in Hindi by the Chief Justice of Rajasthan High Court Shri Arun Kumar Mishra.
The Chief Secretary Shri C.K. Mathew read the warrant of the appointment of Smt. Alva as the Governor of Rajasthan at the Swearing in ceremony.
The Governor was given salute by the troop of R.A.C Officers and Jawans. She also inspected the parade. The husband of the Governor Shri Niranjan Alva, daughter Smt. Manira Alva, sons Shri Nireth Alva, Shri Nikhil Alva and Shri Nivedith Alva, other family members and friends were present on the occasion.
The Chief Minister, Shri Ashok Gehlot, Members of Council of Ministers, Union minister of State for tribal affairs Shri M.S.Khandela, Union Minister of State for Communication and Information Technology Shri Sachin Pilot, public representatives, Chairman of different Commissions, Judges, Vice Chancellors, Senior Officers of Administration and Police alongwith dignitaries were also present on the occasion.