Chennai : Newly appointed Tamil Nadu Governor R N Ravi left for
New Delhi today where he is likely to meet President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice
President M Venkaiah Naidu and Union Home Minister Amit Shah.
This is his first visit to the National capital after assuming charge as the
Governor of Tamilnadu.
His visit comes a day after Mr Ravi resigned as the Centre’s interlocutor for Naga
peace talks after serving in the post for several years. His resignation was accepted
by the Union Home Ministry.
Mr Ravi, a 1976 batch IPS officer of 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.