Mishra had expressed his desire to step down and the government announced this last week.
Nripendra Mishra, Principal Secretary to PM Narendra Modi, posted in the Prime Minister’s Office, has left the post. Many central ministers were present in his farewell ceremony. A farewell ceremony was held for Mishra at the Prime Minister’s official residence. Modi tweeted, ‘We organized a grand farewell program for Mr. Nripendra Mishra Ji at my residence today. Nripendraji guided me when I was new to Delhi. ”The Prime Minister described Mishra as an officer who knows how the democratic system of the country works and has the ability to solve the biggest problem on humanitarian grounds. Mishra had expressed his desire to step down and the government announced this last week. Modi had asked him to continue in the post for two weeks. The Prime Minister in his office last Friday appointed former Cabinet Secretary PK Sinha to the post of Special Work Officer. Mishra was in the Prime Minister’s Office since 2014.