Tribune News Service
Jammu, August 6
GC Murmu was on Thursday appointed the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) after he resigned because the Lt-Governor of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday.
He would be the 14th Comptroller and Auditor General of India.
Marmu is a 1985 batch Indian Administrative Service officer of Gujarat cadre and was principal secretary to Narendra Modi throughout his tenure because the Chief Minister of Gujarat.
In 2001, when Narendra Modi turned the chief minister of Gujarat, Murmu was the Relief Commissioner.
Murmu’s profession took off in 2004 when he was made the joint secretary of Home Department, which was headed by Amit Shah and instantly supervised by Modi.