List of Governors of Mizoram

List of Governors of Mizoram
List of Governors of Mizoram
The Governor of Mizoram is the constitutional head of Mizoram. He is appointed by the President of India for a term of five years, and holds office at the President's pleasure.

Before 1987, when Mizoram was a union territoy, Lt. Governor was the constitutional head of Mizoram.

S. P. Mukherjee was the first Lt. Governor of Mizoram. He was in the office from 24 April 1972 to 12 June 1974.

Hiteswar Saikia was the first person to take the charge of Governor's office. He was in the office from 20 February 1987 to 30 April 1979.

Lt. Governors of Mizoram
#NammeTook ChargeLeft Charge
1S.P.Mukherjee24 April 197212 June 1974
2S.K.Chibber13 June 197426 September 1977
3N.P.Mathur27 September 197715 April 1981
4S.N. Kohli16 April 19819 August 1983
5H.S.Dubey10 August 198310 December 1986
6Hiteswar Saikia11 December 198619 February 1987

Governors of Mizoram
#NameTook ChargeLeft Charge
1Hiteswar Saikia20 February 198730 April 1989
2General K. V. Krishna Rao1 May 198920 July 1989
3Capt W. A. Sangma21 July 19897 February 1990
4Swaraj Kaushal8 February 19909 February 1993
5P. R. Kyndiah10 February 199328 January 1998
6Dr A. P. Mukherjee29 January 19981 May 1998
7A. Padmanabhan2 May 199830 November 2000
8Ved Marwah1 December 200017 May 2001
9Amolak Rattan Kohli18 May 200124 July 2006
10Lt. Gen (Retd) M. M. Lakhera25 July 20062 September 2011
11Vakkom Purushothaman2 September 20116 July 2014
12Kamla Beniwal6 July 20146 August 2014
13Vinod Kumar Duggal8 August 201416 September 2014
14K. K. Paul16 September 20148 January 2015
15Aziz Qureshi9 January 201528 March 2015
16Keshari Nath Tripathi4 April 201525 May 2015
17Lt General (Retd) Nirbhay Sharma26 May 201528 May 2018
18Kummanam Rajasekharan29 May 2018Incumbent