Vinai Kumar Saxena, who took oath as Delhi’s twenty second Lieutenant Governor on Thursday, mentioned he would work as a neighborhood guardian and residents would see him extra on the roads than contained in the governor’s home.
The previous chairperson of the Khadi and Village Industries Fee (KVIC) mentioned he would attempt to remedy the nationwide capital’s air pollution drawback with the assistance of the Centre, Delhi authorities and residents. He additional spoke about his dream about growing Delhi as a metropolis of pleasure and urged residents to neglect the various riots that rocked the nationwide capital.
“I will work as a neighborhood guardian. You will see me extra on roads than in Raj Niwas. Air pollution is a significant difficulty in Delhi, will attempt to remedy this drawback together with the Centre, Delhi authorities and native residents. Individuals working in unorganised sectors can be educated,” he mentioned.
“Many riots occurred in Delhi… It is higher to neglect all of them… Individuals ought to keep collectively… My dream is to develop Delhi as a metropolis of pleasure,” the LG aVinai Kumar Saxena
He later shared a tweet on this regard, whereas thanking the President, Prime Minister and Union house minister for entrusting him with the responsibilitysaying, “I shall attempt to work because the Native Guardian- LG, of the folks of Delhi and go away no stone unturned for the betterment of the Metropolis and its residents.”
Saxena, 64, was sworn in as the brand new LG of the nationwide capital at a easy ceremony on the Raj Niwas by the chief justice of Delhi excessive courtroom, Vipin Sanghi.
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Chief minister Arvind Kejriwal and his cupboard ministers attended the ceremony. BJP MP Manoj Tiwari, Parvesh Sahib Singh, chief of opposition in meeting Ramvir Singh Bidhuri, MLAs from BJP and AAP additionally attended the assembly. Chief secretary Naresh Kumar and prime bureaucrats of the Delhi authorities additionally joined the occasion.
On Monday, President Ram Nath Kovind named Saxena as the brand new Delhi LG days after Anil Baijal resigned citing private causes.