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Vijayender Pal Singh Badnore
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28th Governor of Punjab
Assumed office
22 August 2016
President Ramnath Kovind
Chief Minister Prakash Singh Badal
Amarinder Singh
Preceded by Kaptan Singh Solanki
14th Administrator of Chandigarh
Assumed office
22 August 2016
Preceded by Kaptan Singh Solanki
Member of Parliament (Lok Sabha)
In office
1999–2009
Preceded by Rampal Upadhyay
Succeeded by C. P. Joshi
Constituency Bhilwara
Member of Parliament (Rajya Sabha)
In office
5 July 2010 – 4 July 2016
Constituency Rajasthan
Personal details
Born 12 May 1948 (1948-05-12) (age 72)
Badnor, Rajputana, India
Political party BJP
Spouse(s)
Alka Singh (m. 1978)
Children 2
Residence Bhilwara, Rajasthan (private)
Raj Bhavan, Chandigarh (official)
As of 14 September, 2006
Source: [1]

Vijayender Pal Singh Badnore (born 12 May 1948) is an Indian politician. In August 2016, he became the 28th and current Governor of Punjab. He was a member of Rajya Sabha, elected on 17 June 2010. He is a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) political party.

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