Nripendra Mishra, Principal Secretary to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday expressed his wish to be relieved. Modi has asked him to continue for another two weeks.
The Prime Minster Also appointed P.K.Sinha as Officer on Special Duty in Prime Minister’s Office.
PM Narendra Modi Tweeted, After serving the PMO assiduously and diligently for over five years and making an indelible contribution to India’s growth trajectory, Shri Nripendra Misra Ji will be embarking on a new phase of his life. My best wishes to him for his future endeavors.
In another tweet, the PM said, “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.”
As per PTI, PM Modi has asked him to continue for the next two weeks. The prime minister has also appointed cabinet secretary P K Sinha as an officer on special duty. Misra has served the PMO since 2014.