Former BJP Minister from Odisha Biswa Bhusan Harichandan has been appointed as the Governor of Andhra Pradesh on Monday. Bhusan will take over from ESL Narasimhan, who has served as Governor for Andhra Pradesh since December 2009.
The 84 year politician elected from Odisha assembly 5 times from Chilika and Bhubaneswar constitution.
Bhusan joined the Bharatiya Jana Sangha in 1971 and became its National Executive Member and its State General Secretary till the formation of Janata Party in 1977. He joined the BJP and was its President for Odisha from 1980 to 1988. .