CAG of India | GC Murmu is next CAG | Murmu to replace Rajiv Mehrishi

Former J&K L-G, GC Murmu, who resigned from his post has been appointed as the new Comptroller and Auditor General by the Centre. The post of the CAG was expected to fall vacant this week as incumbent Rajiv Mehrishi turns 65. Murmu has earlier worked with Prime Minister Narendra Modi when he was the Gujarat Chief Minister. After Modi became the Prime Minister, the officer joined the Union Finance Ministry.