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Name KUMMANAM RAJASEKHARAN Kummanam_rajasekharan
Address Raj Bhavan, Aizawl
Mizoram 796001
email : governor-mz[a]gov[dot]in
Phone Number 0389-2322262/2323200
Fax No. 0389-2323344


Born on December 23, 1952 at Kummanam village of Aymanam in Kottayam district, Kummanam Rajasekharan completed his school education from Government Upper Primary School, Kummanam and NSS High School, Kottayam then completed his pre-degree from Baselius College, Kottayam later on graduated from CMS College Kottayam with a Bachelor of Science in Botany. After that he took a postgraduate diploma in Journalism and started his journalism career by joining to Deepika daily, Kottayam in 1974. Later he played different roles in many dailies in Kerala. He was the sub editor of Rastravartha daily, Kochi, He also took the role of sub editor in Keraladesam daily Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala Bhooshanam daily Kottayam and Kerala dwani daily Kottayam. In 1976, he took a short break from his journalism career and joined the Food Corporation of India, Kochi. In 1987, he resigned from this government job and became a full-time social worker. He launched several movements to protect environment and to ensure social security and empowerment of backward people.

He took the Oath of Office of the Governor of Mizoram, North Eastern State sharing an international border of 722 kms with Myanmar and Bangladesh, on 29th May 2018.

Former Governor/Lt Governor

Sl No Name Designation From To
23  Kummanam Rajasekharan Governor 25th May 2018  
22 Lt. Gen. Nirbhay Sharma Governor 26th May 2015  24th May 2018
21  Shri Keshari Nath Tripathi Governor 4th Apr 2015  25th May 2015
20 Dr. Aziz Qureshi Governor 9th Jan 2015 28th Mar 2015
19 Dr. Krishant Kant Paul Governor 16th Sep 2014 8th Jan 2015
18 Shri Vinod Kumar Duggal Governor  8th Aug 2014 28th Aug 2014
17 Shrimati Kamla Beniwal Governor 9th Jul 2014 6th Aug 2014
16 Shri Vakkom Purushothaman Governor  2nd Sep 2011 9th Jul 2014
15 Lt. Gen. (Rtd) M.M. Lakhera Governor 25th Jul 2006 1st Sep 2011
14 Shri Amolak Rattan Kohli Governor 18th May 2001  24th Jul 2006
13 Ved Prakash Marwah Governor 1st Dec 2000 17th May 2001 (Additional Charge)
12 Shri Anandam Padmanaban Governor 2nd May 1998 30th Nov 2000
11 Shri Dr. Arun Prasad Mukherjee Governor  29th Jan 1998 1st May 1998
10 Shri P.R Kyndiah Governor 10th Feb 1993 13th Jan 1998
9 Shri Swaraj Kaushal Governor  8th Feb 1990 9th Feb 1993
8 Capt W.A. Sangma Governor 21st Jul 1989 7th Feb 1990
7 Shri H. Saikia Governor 20th Feb 1987 0th Apr 1989
6 Shri H. Saikia Lt Governor 11th Dec 1986 20th Feb 1987
5 Shri SH Dubey Lt Governor 11th Dec 1986 20th Feb 1987
4 Shri S.N. Kohli Lt Governor 16th Apr 1981 9th Aug 1983
3 Shri N.P. Mathur Lt Governor 27th Sep 1977 15th Apr 1981
2 Shri S.K. Chhibbar Lt Governor 13th Jun 1974  26th Sep 1977
1 Shri S.P. Mukherjee Lt Governor 24th Apr 1972 12th Jun 1974


Ministry of Communication & Information Technology
National Informatics Centre, Mizoram State Centre
Annex-II, Civil Secretariat, Aizawl - 796001