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AK Singh sworn in as the new Lt Governor of Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Jul 10, 2013 16:09 IST

Lt Gen (Retd) AK Singh, on 8 July 2013 took over as the new Lieutenant Governor of Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

AK Singh was administered oath by the Chief Justice of Calcutta High Court Arun Mishra at a formal swearing-in-ceremony at Raj Niwas in Port Blair.

Lt Gen Singh, PVSM, AVSM, SM, VSM, ex-general officer, Commanding-in-Chief, Southern Command, was commissioned into one of the oldest Regiments, the 7th Light Cavalry on the 17th June 1973.

The prior task of AK Singh is to provide security and balanced development, while keeping ecological concerns to the fore, would be his focus area.

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