His Excellency Shri Keshari Nath Tripathi
Governor of West Bengal
Shri Keshari Nath Tripathi is the present Governor of West Bengal. Earlier, he was the speaker of Uttar Pradesh legislative assembly. He was born on 10th November 1934 at Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India.
He practiced as a Senior Advocate at Allahabad High Court. He is also an author and a poet and has published several books. His chief literary works are two anthologies called 'Manonukriti' and 'Aayu Pankh. On the professional side, his commentary on The Representation of People Act, 1951 is still widely esteemed. Aside from that he has written many other books not only in Hindi but also in English. He is also a part of the Hindi poets gathering that takes place both in India and in Abroad.