Andhra Pradesh and Telangana governor ESL Narasimhan praised Special Chief Secretary to governor, Dr Nimmagadda Ramesh Kumar had earned glory to the Raj Bhavan.
Addressing a a farewell party hosted for him at Raj Bhavan today the governor was all praise for Kumar who worked for seven year with Raj Bhavan. Ramesh Kumar, a 1983 batch IAS officer, superannuated today.
“He has extended his services without any bias and his sincerity and commitment has brought laurels to the Raj Bhavan,” the governor said.
The governor said Dr Ramesh Kumar stood solidly behind him and rose to the occasion several times to extend proper guidance to him during critical times. “He is a valuable colleague with admirable and meticulous planning and an outstanding officer. He is an asset to the Government of Andhra Pradesh and he will bring accolades to his new assignment too,” the governor stated.
Responding to this, Dr Ramesh Kumar said he was fortunate enough to get an opportunity to work with the Governor and under his able leadership he had learnt several things, including certain minute issues.
The Governor is very compassionate and benevolent towards all the officers and staff working with the Raj Bhavan, he added.
Earlier, Sri Harpreet Singh, has taken over charge as the Principal Secretary to the governor in the presence of the ESL Narasimhan. APVN Sarma and AK Mohanthy, Advisors to the Governor, and other officers and staff members were present at the party.
Dr Ramesh Kumar will be taking charge as the State Election Commissioner of Andhra Pradesh on Friday, April 1st at 2.15 PM.