Who was the first woman Governor of India?

(A) Sucheta Kripalani
(B) Sarojini Naidu
(C) Mrs. Vijay Lakshmi Pandit
(D) Meera Kumar

Correct Answer : Sarojini Naidu
Sarojini Naidu was the first woman governor of India. She became the governor of an Indian state on 15th August, 1947. She administered Uttar Pradesh from 15 August 1947 to 2 March 1949. The daughter of Sarojini Naidu (Padmaja Naidu) is the longest-serving governor with 11-year tenure in West Bengal. A governor is the constitutional body of each of the twenty-nine states of India. This officer is appointed by the President of India for a term of five years. He holds office at the President's pleasure. All its executive actions are taken in the governor's name.
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