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Aziz Qureshi
अज़ीज़ क़ुरैशी
Governor of Mizoram
In office
31 December 2014 – 28 March 2015
Preceded by Krishan Kant Paul
Governor of Uttarakhand
In office
15 May 2012 – 07 January 2015
Preceded by Margaret Alva
Succeeded by Krishan Kant Paul
Personal details
Born (1940-04-24) 24 April 1940 (age 75)
Nationality Indian
Political party Indian National Congress
Spouse(s) Unmarried
Children NA
Residence Raj Bhavan, Aizawl, Mizoram
Alma mater Agra University
Vikram University
Bhopal University
Profession Lawyer
Religion Islam

Aziz Qureshi (Hindi: अज़ीज़ क़ुरैशी) is the 15th Governor of Mizoram.[1] He has also served as the governor of Uttarakhand and acting governor of Uttar Pradesh.[2]


  1. ^ Halliday, Adam. "Aziz Qureshi sworn in as Mizoram’s 15th Governor". Indian Express. Retrieved 9 January 2015. 
  2. ^ "Centre in a hurry, but Governors won’t quit". Hindu. The Hindu. Retrieved 17 June 2014. 

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Preceded by
Margaret Alva
Governor of Uttarakhand
15 May 2012 – 07 January 2015
Succeeded by
K. K. Paul
Preceded by
K. K. Paul
Governor of Mizoram
30 December 2014 – Incumbent
Succeeded by

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Zee News

Zee News
Sat, 28 Mar 2015 04:58:33 -0700

"The President has directed that Dr. Aziz Qureshi shall cease to hold the office of the Governor of Mizoram and has appointed Shri Keshari Nath Tripathi, Governor of West Bengal, to discharge the functions of the Governor of Mizoram, in addition to his ...


Mon, 30 Mar 2015 19:51:26 -0700

Bhopal: Mizoram Governor Aziz Qureshi's feud with the Centre has ended in defeat, but few expected him to win. The man from Bhopal had during his last visit to the city jocularly told some friends, “Either I will fix the office or the office will fix ...


Tue, 30 Dec 2014 07:45:00 -0800

New Delhi: Uttarakhand Governor Aziz Qureshi, who had taken the Union government to Supreme Court for alleged attempts to ease him out of office, was today shifted to Mizoram. A Presidential communique said that Mr Qureshi has been transferred and ...
The Indian Express
Fri, 09 Jan 2015 05:52:31 -0800

Aziz Qureshi was on Friday administered the oath of office as Mizoram's 15th Governor – and the sixth in as many months – by Gauhati High Court judge Justice Michael Zothankuma Pachuau. The 74-year-old Qureshi, who has taken the Narendra Modi ...

Times of India

Times of India
Wed, 08 Apr 2015 10:14:21 -0700

BHOPAL: Soon after becoming a fresh member of the Congress party in Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday, sacked former governor of Mizoram Aziz Qureshi spewed venom against Narendra Modi BJP government for easing him out two years before the end of ...

Daily News & Analysis

The Indian Express
Mon, 05 Jan 2015 03:04:30 -0800

Aziz Qureshi will be sworn in as Mizoram's sixth Governor in six months on January 9, the state government said in a statement on Monday. The former Uttarakhand Governor – who approached the Supreme Court over the NDA government's pressure upon ...
Times of India
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 18:03:48 -0700

NEW DELHI: Home secretary Anil Goswami has accused Uttarakhand governor Aziz Qureshi of "suppressing material facts" on vital counts in his petition in the Supreme Court seeking to restrain the Centre from sacking him after the change of regime.


Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:03:45 -0700

Nainital: Uttarakhand Governor Aziz Qureshi on Friday spoke against cow slaughter, saying that such a practice is in violation of law and an issue to which sentiments of crores of people are attached. Qureshi, who had taken the Narendra Modi government ...

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