Who was the 1st Governor General of free India?

Who became the first Governor-General of British India answer?

> The first Governor-General of British India was Lord William Bentinck (1828 to 1835) and Chakravarti Rajagopalachari became the last Governor-General of India after Independence (1878-1972).

Who was first governor?

In accordance with the provisions of the Regulating Act of 1773, Warren Hastings became the first governor-general.

Who is referred to as the first citizen of India?

The president of India is the head of state of India and the Supreme Commander of the Indian Armed Forces. The president is referred to as the first citizen of India.

How many governor generals were there in India?

List of governors-general

Name (Birth–Death) Term of office Appointer
Warren Hastings (1732–1818) 20 October 1773 East India Company (1773–1858)
Sir John Macpherson, Bt (acting) (1745–1821) 8 February 1785
The Earl Cornwallis (1738–1805) 12 September 1786
John Shore (1751–1834) 28 October 1793

What is an Indian governor called?

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for INDIAN GOVERNOR [nawab]

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