Tamilisai Soundararajan handed over Warrant of Appointment on holding additional charge of Puducherry

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Hyderabad, Feb 17 (PTI) Telangana Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan, who has been given additional charge of Puducherry, was handed over the Warrant of Appointment here on Wednesday by an official of the Union Territory.

Krishna Kumar Singh, Spl.Resident Commissioner, Pondicherry, called on the governor at Raj Bhavan and handed over the Warrant of Appointment 'to discharge the duties as the Lt Governor of Pondicherry,' a Raj Bhavan press communique said here.

In a surprise development late on Tuesday, the Rashtrapati Bhavan announced that Kiran Bedi would cease to hold the office of Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry.

Soundararajan has been given the additional charge of Puducherry until regular arrangements for the office of Lieutenant-Governor are made.PTI SJR BN BN BN