Sheila Dikshit appointed Governor of Kerala
March 4, 2014 - New Delhi
Three term Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit was appointed as Governor of Kerala.
Following the resignation of Kerala Governor Nikhil Kumar on Tuesday, the government has appointed Sheila Dikshit. Nikhil Kumar is a former Delhi police Chief. A communique from Rashtrapathi Bhavan said the resignation was accepted. He was earlier the Governor of Nagaland from October 2009 before his assignment.
Mrs Sheila Dikshit served as Chief Minister of Delhi from 1998 to 2013 and represented Kannauj Parliamentary Constituency of Uttar Pradesh during the period between 1984 to 1989.