Narinder Nath Vohra

Narinder Nath Vohra (born 5 May 1936), popularly referred as N. N. Vohra, is a retired 1959 batch Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer of Punjab cadre who was the 12th governor of the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. He was the first civilian governor of Jammu and Kashmir in eighteen years after Jagmohan.


As an IAS officer, Vohra has also served as Principal Secretary to the Prime Minister of India, Home Secretary of India, Defence Secretary of India and Defence Production Secretary of India.


From February 2003 until he became the governor of the state, Vohra had been the Government of India’s interlocutor in Jammu and Kashmir. He was awarded India’s second highest civilian honour, the Padma Vibhushan, for his contributors to the field civil service, in 2007.