Thiruvananthapuram, Mar 12: Nalini Netto, Principal Secretary to the Chief Minister of Kerala Pinarayi Vijayan, has tendered resignation from the post on Tuesday.
Sources said the resignation was in the wake of difference of opinion between the Principal Secretary and other officials in the Chief Minister's office. However, it is not confirmed whether her resignation is accepted by the Chief Minister, sources added.
Earlier, MV Jayarajan, Political Secretary to the Chief Minister, also resigned from the post to take the new responsibility of party's Kannur district secretary.
Though, the CM requested Ms Netto to continue her service, she resigned from the post following the resignation of MV Jayarajan. Ms Netto, the erstwhile Chief Secretary, was appointed as Principal Secretary after her retirement. (UNI)