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Important Events   October 2017  
 
17 Oct 2017 Thiru M. Venkaiah Naidu,   Vice President of India was seen off by Thiru Banwarilal Purohit,  Governor of Tamil Nadu at Chennai Airport on 17/10/2017. Thiru Edappadi K. Palaniswami, Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu and other dignitaries were present.   Event on 17 October 2017
The Vice President, Thiru M. Venkaiah Naidu giving away awards for the best service at an event to rededicate Thakkar Bapa Vidyalaya, unveiling the renovated Statue of Thakkar Bapa and the plaque for pile foundation of Didi Nirmala Deshpande Nilayam, in Chennai (17.10.2017). The Governor of Tamil Nadu, Thiru Banwarilal Purohit and the Minister for Fisheries, Personnel and Administrative Reforms, Tamil Nadu, Thiru D. Jayakumar are also seen.  Event on 17 October 2017
The Vice President, Thiru M. Venkaiah Naidu releasing the Souvenir on the Birth Centenary Commemoration of Dr. M. S. Subbalakshmi, in Chennai (17.10.2017). The Governor of Tamil Nadu, Thiru Banwarilal Purohit and the Minister for Fisheries, Personnel and Administrative Reforms, Tamil Nadu,  Thiru D. Jayakumar are also seen.  Event on 17 October 2017
The Vice President, Thiru M. Venkaiah Naidu lighting the lamp at the 90th anniversary celebration of Andhra Chamber of Commerce, in Chennai on October 17, 2017. The Governor of Tamil Nadu, Thiru Banwarilal Purohit and the Minister for Fisheries, Personnel and Administrative Reforms, Tamil Nadu, Thiru D. Jayakumar are also seen.  Event on 17 October 2017
16 Oct 2017

Thiru Banwarilal Purohit, Governor of Tamil Nadu received Thiru M. Venkaiah Naidu, Hon'ble  Vice President of India at Chennai Airport on 16/10/201. 

Event on 16 October 2017
Thiru M. Venkaiah Naidu, Hon’ble Vice President of India Commissioned
​the ​
400 kWp Solar Power Plant 
​at Raj Bhavan, Chennai on 16.10.2017
. Thiru Banwarilal Purohit, Hon'ble Governor of Tamil Nadu, ​Thiru Edappadi K. Palaniswami, Hon'ble Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, Thiru CH. Vidyasagar Rao, Hon'ble Governor of Maharashtra,  Dr (Tmt) Girija Vaidyanathan, Chief Secretary to Government of Tamil Nadu, Thiru Ramesh Chand Meena, IAS, Principal Secretary to Governor and other dignitaries were present. Thiru M.Venkaiah Naidu, Hon’ble Vice President of India​ released the book “ Those Eventful Days…..”
​published by Raj Bhavan at the Function held at Raj Bhavan, Chennai on 16.10.2017. 
The First Copy of the book was received by
​​
Thiru Banwarilal Purohit, Hon'ble Governor of Tamil Nadu. Thiru Edappadi K. Palaniswami, Hon'ble Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, Thiru
CH. Vidyasagar Rao, Hon'ble Governor of Maharashtra,  Dr (Tmt) Girija Vaidyanathan, Chief Secretary to Government of Tamil Nadu and other dignitaries were present.  

Speech
Event on 16 October 2017

Event on 16 October 2017
The Vice President, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu addressing the valedictory session of the 3rd India International Science Festival – 2017, organised by the Ministry of Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, in Chennai on October 16, 2017. The Governor of Tamil Nadu, Shri Banwarilal Purohit, the Union Minister for Science & Technology, Earth Sciences and Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Dr. Harsh Vardhan and the Minister of State for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Shri Y.S. Chowdary are also seen. The Vice President, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu giving away Magudam Awards instituted by News18 Tamil Nadu, for the best and the brightest from Tamil Nadu in various fields, in Chennai on October 16, 2017. The Governor of Tamil Nadu, Shri Banwarilal Purohit is also seen. The Vice President, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu at an event to present Magudam Awards instituted by News18 Tamil Nadu, for the best and the brightest from Tamil Nadu in various fields, in Chennai on October 16, 2017. The Governor of Tamil Nadu, Shri Banwarilal Purohit, the Chief Minister of Puducherry, Shri V. Narayanasamy and the Deputy Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, Shri O. Panneerselvam are also seen.   Event on 16 October 2017

Event on 16 October 2017

Event on 16 October 2017
15 Oct 2017 On 86th birth Anniversary of Former President of India Dr. A.P.J Abdul Kalam, Thiru Banwarilal Purohit, Hon’ble Governor of Tamil Nadu paid floral tributes to the A.P.J Abdul Kalam Statue at Raj Bhavan Chennai (15.10.2017). Thiru Ramesh Chand Meena IAS., Principal Secretary to Governor, Thiru K.V. Muralidharan, IAS., Deputy Secretary to Governor and Comptroller, Thiru D. Mohan IAS.,  Deputy Secretary to Governor (Universities) and officials and staff of Raj Bhavan also joined in paying floral tributes.  Event on 15 October 2017
12 Oct 2017 The Governors' of various States and Union Territories with Thiru Ram Nath Kovind, Hon’ble President of India, Thiru M. Venkaiah Naidu, Hon’ble Vice President of India, Thiru Narendra Modi, Hon’ble Prime Minister of India, Thiru Rajnath Singh, Hon’ble Union Minister for Home Affairs at the Governors’ Conference at Rashtrapati Bhavan, New Delhi (12.10.2017).

Thiru Banwarilal Purohit, Governor of Tamil Nadu greeting
 Thiru Ram Nath Kovind, Hon’ble President of India at the Governors’ Conference at New Delhi (12.10.2017). Thiru M.Venkaiah Naidu, Hon’ble Vice President of India was present. 
Event on 12 October 2017

Event on 12 October 2017
11 Oct 2017

Thiru Banwarilal Purohit, Hon’ble Governor of Tamil Nadu called on Tmt. Nirmala SitharamanHon’ble Union Minister for Defence at New Delhi on 11.10.2017. The meeting was a courtesy call.

 
Event on 11 October 2017
10 Oct 2017

Thiru Banwarilal Purohit, Hon’ble Governor of Tamil Nadu called on Thiru Narendra Modi, Hon’ble Prime Minister of India at New Delhi on 10.10.2017. The Governor presented a memento, the replica of Thanjavur Brahadeeshwarar Temple to Hon’ble Prime Minister. The meeting was a courtesy call.  

Event on 10 October 2017
Thiru Banwarilal Purohit, Hon’ble Governor of Tamil Nadu called on Thiru Rajnath Singh, Hon’ble Union Minister for Home Affairs at New Delhi on 10.10.2017. The Governor presented a memento, the replica of Thanjavur Brahadeeshwarar Temple. The meeting was a courtesy call.  Event on 10 October 2017
Thiru Banwarilal Purohit, Hon’ble Governor of Tamil Nadu called on Thiru Nitin Gadkari, Hon’ble Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways at New Delhi on 10.10.2017. The Governor presented a memento, the replica of Thanjavur Brahadeeshwarar Temple. The meeting was a courtesy call.  Event on 10 October 2017
09 Oct 2017

Thiru Banwarilal Purohit, Hon’ble Governor of Tamil Nadu called on Thiru Ram Nath Kovind, Hon’ble President of India at New Delhi on 09.10.2017. The meeting was a courtesy call.

Event on 09 October 2017

Thiru Banwarilal Purohit, Hon’ble Governor of Tamil Nadu called on Thiru M.Venkaiah Naidu, Hon’ble Vice President of India at New Delhi on 09.10.2017. The meeting was a courtesy call.   Event on 09 October 2017
06 Oct 2017 Ms. Justice Indira Banerjee, Hon’ble Chief Justice, Madras High Court administered the Oath of Office to Shri Banwarilal Purohit as Governor of Tamil Nadu at Raj Bhavan, Chennai today (06/10/2017). Hon’ble Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu Thiru Edappadi K. Palaniswami, Smt Pushpa Devi Purohit, Spouse of Shri Banwarilal Purohit, Hon’ble Deputy Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu Thiru O. Panneerselvam,  Dr (Tmt) Girija Vaidyanathan, I
​AS.,​
 Chief Secretary to Government
​of Tamil Nadu ​
and other dignitaries were present.  
Event on 06 October 2017

Event on 06 October 2017
05 Oct 2017 Shri Banwarilal Purohit, Governor Designate of Tamil Nadu was received by Hon’ble Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu Thiru Edappadi K. Palaniswami at Chennai Airport today (05/10/2017).

Shri Banwarilal Purohit, Governor Designate of Tamil Nadu was received by Hon’ble Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu Thiru Edappadi K. Palaniswami at Chennai Airport today (05/10/2017). Hon’ble Deputy Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu Thiru O. Panneerselvam, Hon’ble Deputy Speaker of Lok Sabha Thiru M. Thambidurai, DR (TMT) Girija Vaidyanathan, I.A.S., Chief Secretary to Govt other dignitaries were present.

Shri Banwarilal Purohit, Hon’ble Governor Designate of Tamil Nadu was given Ceremonial Reception today (05/10/2017).  

Event on 05 October 2017

Event on 05 October 2017

Event on 05 October 2017

Event on 05 October 2017
 
04 Oct 2017

Thiru CH. Vidyasagar Rao, Hon’ble Governor of Tamil Nadu presented Doctor of Letters (Honoris Causa) to Actor Shri Mohan Babu and Honorary Degree, Doctor of Science (Honoris Causa) to Thiru S. Singha Roy, Outstanding Scientist, Director, Technical - Light Water Reactor, National Power Corporation of India Ltd at the 26th Convocation of Dr. M.G.R Educational and Research Institute University at Chennai on 04/10/2017. Thiru A.C. Shanmugam, Founder-Chancellor, Dr. M.G.R Educational and Research Institute University,  Thiru A.C.S. Arunkumar, President, Prof. R.M.  Vasagam, Chancellor, Thiru A. Ravikumar, Secretary, Dr. K. Meer Mustafa Hussain, Vice-Chancellor, and Dr. C.B. Palanivelu, Registrar, Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute University were present.

Speech

Event on 04 October 2017
03 Oct 2017 Shri B.S. Mubarak and three other Indian Foreign Service Officers who are on the Mid Career Trainng Programme to Tamil Nadu called on Thiru CH. Vidyasagar Rao, Hon'ble Governor of Tamil Nadu at Raj Bhavan, Chennai (03/10/2017).  Thiru Ramesh Chand Meena IAS, Principal Secretary to Governor was present.  Event on 03 October 2017
02 Oct 2017
Thiru CH. Vidyasagar Rao, Hon'ble Governor of Tamil Nadu paid floral tributes to the portrait of Mahatma Gandhi on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanthi at Gandhi Statute, Marina, Chennai on 02/10/2017. Thiru Edappadi K. Palaniswami, Hon'ble Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu and other dignitaries were present.

Thiru CH. Vidyasagar
Rao, Hon'ble Governor of Tamil Nadu inaugurated the Khadi Sales on the occasion of ​Gandhi Jayanthi and Diwali at Khadi Gramodyog Bhavan, Anna Salai,Chennai on 02/10/2017. Thiru G.Chandramouli,Member, Khadi & V.I. Commission, South Zone, Thiru Ramesh Chand Meena, IAS, Principal Secretary to Governor and other dignitaries were present.

Thiru CH. Vidyasagar
Rao, Hon'ble Governor of Tamil Nadu​ presented prizes to students and witnessed Cultural Programme performed by students at the Gandhi Jayanthi Celebrations at Gandhi Mandapam, Chennai on 02/10/2017. Thiru O. Panneerselvam, Hon’ble Deputy Chief Minister, Thiru K.A. Sengottaiyan, Hon’ble Minister for School Education, Thiru Kadambur Raju, Hon’ble Minister for Information and Publicity, Thiru R. Venkatesan, IAS., Secretary to Government, Tamil Development and Information Department, Dr. P. Shankar, IAS., Director of Information and Public Relations
​ ​
and other dignitaries were present.

Speech
Event on 02 October 2017

Event on 02 October 2017

Event on 02 October 2017

Event on 02 October 2017

Event on 02 October 2017
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