On Thursday Manoj Sinha appointed as new Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir. He is a senior BJP leader from Uttar Pradesh. Also Former union minister. The Rashtrapati Bhawan spokesman said Sinha appointed as Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir.
The resignation of Girish Chandra Murmu as Lieutenant Governor of J & K was accepted and new Lt Governor was elected.
“The President has been pleased to appoint Shri Manoj Sinha, to be the Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir with effect from the date he assumes charge of his office” said Ajay Kumar President’s press secretary and confirmed the news.
About Manoj Sinha
Manoj Sinha is an Indian politician and a senior BJP leader. Especially in Uttar Pradesh he has a huge fan following. the leader was born on 1 July 1959 and ages 61 years. He was Minister of Communications and Minister of State.Moreover Sinha is a three-time Bharatiya Janata Party member of Parliament in the Lok Sabha. Also represented Ghazipur in the Lower House. Even he is an active member working for the backward villages of eastern Uttar Pradesh. Also he was former Minister of State for Railways. So all his achievements and devotion to his party took him to this stage. Moreover Sinha was the students’ union president in the Banaras Hindu University (BHU) in his college days. Politics is in his roots.
Many stared praising Sinha since morning and wishing for great success ahead. Union minister Jitendra Singh along with Environment minister Prakash Javadekar congratulated him . Well Manoj Sinha is all set to accept the big responsibility.