Thiruvananthapuram, 8 March, Sreeparvathy K.: HR Bharadwaj became the interim Kerala Governor as he took the oath at the Raj Bhavan at 12.30 on Saturday. He took the oath before Kerala High Court Chief Justice Manjula Chellur. HR Bharadwaj, the Governor of Karnataka is given the additional duty of Kerala. Chief Minister Oommen Chandy, Speaker G Karthikeyan, Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala and other dignitaries were present at the event.
Sheila Dixit, appointed as the new Governor of Kerala will take the oath onMarch11.
Former Governor of Kerala, Nikhil Kumar was given official farewell on Fridayand he inspected the Guard of Honour given by Air Force at the Technical area.