|Union Territory||Lt. Governor & Administrator|
|Delhi (NCT)||Shri Anil Baijal (Lieutenant Governor)|
|Jammu and Kashmir (UT)||Shri Manoj Sinha (Lieutenant Governor)|
|Lakshadweep (UT)||Shri Praful Patel (Administrator)|
|Puducherry (UT)||Dr. Tamilisai Soundararajan (Addl. Charge) (Lieutenant Governor)|
Who appoints Lt Governor?
The lieutenant governor is appointed by the President of India for a term of five years, and holds office at the President’s pleasure.
Which Union territory has CM?
The Parliament of India can pass a law to amend the constitution and provide a Legislature with elected Members and a Chief Minister for a union territory, as it has done for Delhi and Puducherry.
Who is the present governor of Puducherry?
List of lieutenant governors of Puducherry
|Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry|
|Incumbent Tamilisai Soundararajan since 18 February 2021|
|Style||Her Excellency (formal) The Honorable (unformal)|
|Reports to||President of India Government of India|
|Residence||Raj Niwas, Puducherry|
Who appoints CM in Delhi?
The President of India, on the advice of the lieutenant governor, appoints the chief minister, whose council of ministers are collectively responsible to the assembly. Given that the person has the confidence of the assembly, the chief minister’s term is for five years and is subject to no term limits.
Is Delhi a state?
Delhi, officially the National Capital Territory of Delhi (NCT), is a city and a union territory of India containing New Delhi, the capital of India. It is situated alongside River Yamuna and bordered by Haryana state on three sides and by Uttar Pradesh state to the east.
What is difference between lieutenant governor and governor?
Governors exist in the states while lieutenant governors or administrator exist in union territories including National Capital Territory of Delhi. The governor acts as the nominal head whereas the real power lies with the Chief ministers of the states and his/her councils of ministers.
Who is youngest CM in India?
Amarinder Singh (b. 11 March 1942) of Punjab is the oldest chief minister while Arunachal Pradesh’s Pema Khandu (b. 21 August 1979) is the youngest.