TAMILISAI Soundararajan on Sunday took oath as the new Governor of Telangana. Telangana High Court Chief Justice R.S. Chauhan administered the oath of office to Soundararajan at a ceremony held at the Raj Bhawan. Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao, his Cabinet colleagues, Assembly Speaker P. Srinivas Reddy, Chief Secretary S.K. Joshi, Director General of Police M. Mahender Reddy and other senior officials attended the ceremony.
Soundararajan, a Bharatiya Janata Party leader from Tamil Nadu, is the second Governor of Telangana. Fifty-eight-year-old Soundararajan, was the former Tamil Nadu BJP chief and the party’s national Secretary.