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List of Governors of West Bengal Since Independence

Knowledge Base

Name of the Governor Assumed Charge of Office
Shri Chakravarti Rajagopalachari 15.08.1947
Dr. Kailash Nath Katju 21.06.1948
Dr. Harendra Coomar Mookerjee 01.11.1951
Shrimati Padmaja Naidu 03.11.1956
Shri Dharma Vira 01.06.1967
Shri Shanti Swarup Dhawan 19.09.1969
Shri Anthony Lancelot Dias 21.08.1971
Shri Tribhuvan Narayan Singh 06.11.1977
Shri Bhairab Datt Pande 12.09.1981
Shri Anant Prasad Sharma 10.10.1983
Shri Uma Shankar Dikshit 01.10.1984
Professor Saiyid Nurul Hasan 12.08.1986
Shri T. V. Rajeshwar 02.03.1989
Professor Saiyid Nurul Hasan 07.02.1990
Shri K. V. Raghunatha Reddy 14.08.1993
Dr. A. R. Kidwai 27.04.1998
Justice Shri Shyamal Kumar Sen 18.05.1999
Shri Viren J. Shah 04.12.1999
Shri Gopalkrishna Gandhi 14.12.2004
Shri M. K. Narayanan 24.01.2010
Shri Keshari Nath Tripathi 24.07.2014
Shri Jagdeep Dhankhar 30.07.2019

Refernce: Rajbhavan, Kolkata