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RN Ravi bids farewell to Nagaland; leaves for New Delhi

By Livine Khrozhoh Updated: Sep 15, 2021 8:18 pm
RN Ravi arriving at the Dimapur Airport to take his flight to New Delhi on Wednesday. (EM Images)

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Dimapur, Sep. 15 (EMN):
The outgoing governor of Nagaland, RN Ravi, left for Delhi on Wednesday after a short “send off” programme at the Dimapur Airport.

A state farewell was accorded to him on Tuesday, at a programme in Kohima where Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio, Deputy CM Y Patton and Leader of NPF Legislature Party TR Zeliang spoke.

Ravi was also accorded a colourful ceremonial guard of honour at the Dimapur Airport by the 9 NAP IT Battalion, HQ Saijung.

Minister of Health and Family Welfare S Pangnyu Phom, Minister for Housing and Mechanical Tongpang Ozukum, Advisor for Minority Affairs Zhaleo Rio, Advisor for Power Tovihoto Ayemi, MLAs Chotisu Sazo, Azheto Zhimomi, Commissioner Nagaland, Rovilatuo Mor,  Deputy Commissioner Dimapur Rajesh Soundararajan, Commisioner of Police Dimapur Rothihu Tetseo, ADGP ( Admin) Renchamo P Kikon, DIG, Training Center Dimapur, Aotemsu and a host of government officials, GBs, and village council members bade adieu to the outgoing governor at Dimapur Airport.

The 9 NAP IT Battalion, HQ Saijung performing the National Anthem before RN Ravi leaves for New Delhi on Wednesday. (EM Images)

RN Ravi was appointed as the governor of Nagaland on July 20, 2019. The President of India announced his appointment as the new Governor of Tamil Nadu on September 9, 2021.

Governor of Assam Jagdish Mukhi will hold additional charge of Nagaland “until regular arrangement are made”.

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By Livine Khrozhoh Updated: Sep 15, 2021 8:18:46 pm