Who was the last lord of India?

That man was Lord Louis Mountbatten, the last Viceroy of British India.

Who gave up India?

Louis Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma

Admiral of the Fleet The Right Honourable The Earl Mountbatten of Burma KG GCB OM GCSI GCIE GCVO DSO ADC PC FRS
Cause of death Assassination
Resting place Romsey Abbey
Spouse(s) Edwina Ashley ​ ​ ( m. 1922; died 1960)​

Who is the governor general of India 2021?

Governors

State Governor
Karnataka Shri Thaawarchand Gehlot
Kerala Shri Arif Mohammed Khan
Madhya Pradesh Shri Mangubhai Chhaganbhai Patel
Maharashtra Shri Bhagat Singh Koshyari

What is a British viceroy?

Viceroy, one who rules a country or province as the representative of his sovereign or king and who is empowered to act in the sovereign’s name. … The viceroy’s princely salary was supposed to prevent corruption, and commercial dealings were forbidden to him.

Who is first Governor of Bengal?

C. Rajagopalachari was appointed as the first Governor of West Bengal. When the constitution of India came into effect on 26 January 1950, the office of Governor of West Bengal become a ceremonial position.

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