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Anil Baijal Takes Oath as Delhi's Lt Governor


First published: December 31, 2016, 11:34 AM IST | Updated: 9 mins ago

File image of newly appointed Lt.Governor of Delhi Anil Baijal (PTI)

New Delhi: Former Union Home Secretary Anil Baijal on Saturday took oath as the Lt. Governor of Delhi here.

Delhi: Anil Baijal to take oath as Delhi Lieutenant Governor shortly.

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Baijal was administered the oath by Delhi High Court Chief Justice G. Rohini at the Lt Governor’s office.

Former Union home secretary Anil Baijal takes oath as Lieutenant Governor of Delhi

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Baijal, a 1969-batch Indian Administrative Service officer, retired from service in 2006. He succeeds Najeeb Jung, who resigned earlier this week.

Anil Baijal took oath as Lieutenant Governor of Delhi, oath was administered by Delhi HC Chief Justice G Rohini

— ANI (@ANI_news) December 31, 2016