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lieutenant governor

1. a deputy governor
2. (in the US) an elected official who acts as deputy to a state governor and succeeds him if he dies
3. (in Canada) the representative of the Crown in a province: appointed by the federal government acting for the Crown
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Selva Ganapathy- were nominated by the Lt. Governor of Puducherry Kiran Bedi in 2017.
Directions were given by the Lt. Governor to APWD to expedite the repair and renovation of these roads.
The Lt. Governor asked all the agencies to be fully prepared to deal with such exigencies and to coordinate well so that such unfortunate incidences do not recur.
Lt. Governor Bedi issued a statement that said, "According to the Union Territories Act the nomination of three MLAs to Puducherry Legislative Assembly is to be done by Central the Government and it only says this nothing more."
The L-G office said, "A letter from M/s Prominent Hotels Limited was submitted by Maheish Girri, MP, East Delhi, to Hon'ble Lt. Governor on 10.05.2016, stating that in any dispute between the Licensee and the Licensor, arbitration would rest before Lt.
The Lt. Governor was further apprised that this year the tanker services have also been considerably ramped up and DJB is providing more than 5100 trips per day as compared to 4100 trips per day last year.