Delhi New LG: President Ram Nath Kovind has appointed Vinay Kumar Saxena as the new Lieutenant Governor of Delhi. Saxena will replace Anil Baijal. At present, Saxena is posted as the chairman of Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC).
Anil Baijal resigned from his post on 18 May citing personal reasons. Baijal, a 1969 batch Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer, was appointed as the 21st Lieutenant Governor of Delhi in December 2016 following the sudden resignation of Najeeb Jung.