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Who was the first Governor General of Independent India?

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Who was the first Governor General of Independent India?
posted Apr 4, 2017 by Tanmay

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C. Rajagopalachari
Upon independence in August 1947, the title of Viceroy was abolished. The representative of the British Sovereign became known once again as the Governor-General. C. Rajagopalachari became the only Indian Governor-General.
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answer Apr 6, 2017 by Shivaranjini
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After Independence, Lord Mountbatten continued as Governor-General. After him, C. Rajagopalchari was the Governor-General. So, first Governor -General was Lord Mountbatten and second Governor-General first Indian to be Governor-General of independent India was C. Rajagopalchari.

answer Sep 21, 2017 by anonymous
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