Nagaland Governor D. Ashwani Kumar on Monday took additional charge of the gubernatorial office in Manipur on Monday. He was sworn in by Chief Justice of the Manipur High Court Abe Manohar Sapre. Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh, his ministerial colleagues and Speaker Thokchom Lokeswor were present at the Raj Bhavan ceremony. Governor Gurubachan Jagat retired on July 22.