Odisha cadre 1987-batch IAS officer, Rajesh Verma was elected as the Secretary to President Droupadi Murmu. Rajesh Verma will replace the incumbent Kapil Dev Tripathi, a 1980-batch IAS officer. At present, He is serving as Secretary of the Ministry of Corporate Affairs & has also served as principal secretary to Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik.
- he also served as the Principal Secretary to Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik and Principal Secretary of Energy Department, Government of Odisha.
- Private Secretary to PM: Vivek Kumar
- Foreign Secretary: Vinay Mohan Kwatra
- Revenue secretary: Tarun Bajaj
- Economic Affairs Secretary: Ajay Seth
- Cabinet Secretary: Rajiv Gauba
- Expenditure Secretary: TV Somanathan
- Advisor to PM Modi: Tarun Kapoor
- Finance Secretary: T V Somanathan
15th President of India: Droupadi Murmu
- Droupadi Murmu was elected as the 15th President of India and became the second woman President of the country, and the first-ever tribal woman to hold the highest Constitutional office.
- Chief Justice of India (CJI) NV Ramana administered Droupadi Murmu the oath of office last month.
- She obtained around 64% of the valid votes of MPs and MLAs comprising the Electoral College.
- She received 6,76,803 votes and Sinha secured 3,80,177 votes.
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