List of Governors of Gujarat

List of Governors of Gujarat
The Governor of Gujarat is the constitutional head of the Indian state of Gujarat. He is appointed by the President of India and holds office at the President's pleasure.

Mehdi Nawaz Jung was the first Governor of Gujarat. He held the office from 1st May 1960 to 1st August 1965.

Om Prakash Kohli is the current and 24th Governor of Gujarat. He took the charge on 16 July 2014.

Sharda Mukherjee was the first woman Governor of Gujarat. She served from 14 August 1978 to 6 August 1983. She also happened to be first woman Governor of Andhra Pradesh, where she served in the office from 5 May 1977 to 14 August 1978.


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1Mehdi Nawaz Juneg1 May 19601 August 1965
2Nityanand Kanungo1 August 19657 December 1967
3P.N. Bhagwati7 December 196726 December 1967
4Shriman Narayan26 December 196717 March 1973
5P.N. Bhagwati17 March 19734 April 1973
6Kambanthodath Kunhan Vishwanatham4 April 197314 August 1978
7Sharda Mukherjee14 August 19786 August 1983
8Kizhekethil Mathew Chandy6 August 198326 April 1984
9Braj KuMarch Nehru26 April 198426 February 1986
10Ram Krishna Trivedi26 February 19862 May 1990
11Mahipal Shastri2 May 199021 December 1990
12Sarup Singh21 December 19901 July 1995
13Naresh Chandra1 July 19951 March 1996
14Krishna Pal Singh1 March 199625 April 1998
15Anshuman Singh25 April 199816 January 1999
16K.G. Balakrishnan[2]16 January 199918 March 1999
17Sunder Singh Bhandari18 March 19997 May 2003
18Kailashpati Mishra7 May 20032 July 2004
19Balram Jakhar2 July 200424 July 2004
20Nawal Kishore Sharma24 July 200424 July 2009
21S. C. Jamir [3]30 July 200926 November 2009
22Kamala Beniwal27 November 20096 July 2014
23Marchgaret Alva7 July 201415 Julyy 2014
24Om Prakash Kohli16 July 2014Incumbent