Chennai : Governor Banwarilal Purohit on Tuesday bid adieu to
Tamil Nadu after serving the state for the last four years.
Mr Purohit, who has been appointed as Goverbor of Punjab and Administrator
of the Union Territory of Chandigarh, left for Chandigarh by an Indigo Airlines
flight at 0850 hrs.
Earlier, a handover ceremony, including a police parade, was held at the airport.
Senior Tamil Nadu Ministers Duraimurugan, KN Nehru, I Periyasamy, K Ponmudi,
E V Velu and government officials gave a warm send off to the outgoing Governor.
Meanwhile, airport sources said newly appointed TN Governor R N Ravi, will be
arriving here on September 16 and he would assume office the next day.