Goa: Satya Pal Malik appointed as the governor of Meghalaya

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Satya Pal Malik
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Goa governor Satya Pal Malik has been transferred and appointed as the governor of Meghalaya, while Maharashtra governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari will discharge the functions of the governor of Goa in addition to his duties.

In an official statement to media, the President in Rashtrapati Bhavan said that the Maharashtra governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari has been asked to discharge the functions of Goa governor in addition to his own duties.

Goa Governor Satya Pal Malik will be replacing Tathagata Roy who completed his five-year tenure by serving as Tripura Governor for three years and the remaining in Meghalaya.

The appointments, notified by President Ram Nath Kovind in a Rashtrapati Bhavan communique, will come to effect from the dates they assume charge of their respective offices.