Ajit Doval Reappointed As National Security Adviser, PK Mishra as Principal Secretary to PM

National Security Advisor Ajit Doval will continue in his present role in the Narendra Modi-led NDA government.

Ajit Doval Reappointed As National Security Adviser, PK Mishra as Principal Secretary to PM

The Appointment Committee of the Cabinet approved Ajit Doval’s appointment as National Security Advisor, effective from June 10, 2024. National Security Advisor Ajit Doval will continue in his present role in the Narendra Modi-led NDA government.

Mr. Doval, who became NSA for the first time in May 2014 soon after PM Modi assumed office in his first term, continued in the role in the previous BJP-led NDA government. A 1968 batch IPS officer, Doval is a renowned counter-terrorism expert and an expert on nuclear issues. He has served in Punjab as IB’s operational chief.

Read Also : IRCON Recruitment 2024: Public Relation Officer Vacancies, Here to know full details

The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet also re-appointed PK Mishra as the Principal Secretary to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The Cabinet has also approved the appointments of Amit Khare, IAS (Retired), and Tarun Kapoor, IAS (Retired), as advisors to Prime Minister Modi.

Read Also : South Indian Bank kicks off to a Flying Start with a Solid Net Profit of Rs. 294 Cr. in Q1 of FY 25