Ram Nath Kovind, Acharya Dev Vrat appointed as Governors of Bihar, HP [ Current Affairs ]
About Ram Nath Kovind: Ram Nath Kovind born on 1st October 1945 at Paraunkh of District Kanpur Dehat. He is a politician from the Bharatiya Janata Party. He is also an advocate by profession and practices his law in Delhi.
- He is Reserved Caste leader from Kanpur (rural) in Uttar Pradesh.
- He belongs from the Koli community. Koli community is classified as SC in Uttar Pradesh but not in Bihar.
- He joined the BJP in 1991. He was elected to Rajya Sabha in Uttar Pradesh during 1994 to 2000 and 2000 to 2006.
About Acharya Dev Vrat: Acharya Dev Vrat born on 18th January 1959 at Samalkha of Haryana.
- Acharya Dev Vrat is the Governor of Himachal Pradesh in India.
- He is Arya Samaj pracharak.
- He is also served as principal of a Gurukul in Kurukshetra of Haryana.
Education of Archarya Dev Vrat:
- He studied at a gurukul and then he went to Kurukshetra in Haryana.
- He has done his B. Ed and post - graduation in History from Kurukshetra University.
- He has also done diploma in Yogic science and a doctor of naturopathy and Yogic science.
- Acharya Dev Vrat and Ram Nath Kovind as the governors of Himachal Pradesh and Bihar respectively are appointed by President Pranab Mukherjee.
- Published on: August 11, 2015