P Krishnamurthy appointed Private Secretary to Manohar Parrikar, Defence Minister

Highlights: 

  • P Krishnamurthy an IAS officer has appointed as Private Secretary to Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar.
  • Krishnamurthy, a 1997 batch IAS officer of Arunachal Pradesh-Goa-Mizoram-Union Territories (AGMUT) cadre, is presently working as Resident Commissioner at Goa Sadan here.
  • He has been appointed for a five-year period or on co-terminus basis with the Minister's tenure.
  • Earlier, Krishnamurthy has also worked as secretary to Parrikar when he was Goa Chief Minister prior to his induction in the Union Cabinet.