TN Governor meets President in Delhi

Tamilnadu Governor R N Ravi called on President Ram Nath Kovind in New Delhi Thursday.

Chennai: Tamilnadu Governor R N Ravi called on President Ram Nath Kovind at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi.

During the meeting, the two discussed important matters related to Tamilnadu, sources said and added that Ravi is likely to meet Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu and Union Home Minister Amit Shah today.

This is his first visit to the capital after assuming charge as the Governor of Tamilnadu. Interestingly, this came after Ravi resigned as the Centre’s interlocutor for Naga peace talks after serving in the post for several years, during which he negotiated with key insurgent groups for signing of the Naga Peace Accord.

Ravi, a 1976 batch Indian Police Service (IPS) officer of the Kerala cadre, retired as Special Director, Intelligence Bureau, in 2012. He was appointed as chairman of the Joint Intelligence Committee (JIC) in September 2014 and subsequently made the interlocutor in the Naga peace talks. In 2019, he was appointed as Nagaland Governor to further facilitate the talks.

 

NT Bureau