New Delhi, Aug 30: Nripendra Mishra, Principal Secretary to the Prime Minister Narendra Modi since 2014, will be leaving the powerful, high-profile Prime Minister’s Office next month.
Mishra will be relieved from his duties mid September, Mr Modi said in a tweet on Friday.
“Shri Nripendra Misra is among the most outstanding officers, who has a great grasp of public policy and administration. When I was new to Delhi in 2014, he taught me a lot and his guidance remains extremely valuable”, the Prime Minister tweeted.
A retired IAS officer of 1967 batch of Uttar Pradesh cadre, Nripendra Misra is currently serving as Principal Secretary to the Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He has also served as the chairperson of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India, Telecom and Fertilizer Secretary of the Government of India. (UNI)