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Modi thanks PMO staff for efficient support

 

By TIOL News Service

NEW DELHI, MAY 25, 2019: THE Prime Minister, Mr Narendra Modi, met and greeted the officers and staff of the Prime Minister's Office, at South Block yesterday. 

Senior officers of the PMO, including Principal Secretary to PM, Mr Nripendra Misra, NSA Shri Ajit Doval, Additional Principal Secretary Shri PK Mishra, and Secretary Shri Bhaskar Khulbe, felicitated the Prime Minister on his resounding victory in the recently concluded General Elections. 

The Prime Minister appreciated the efforts and dedication of the entire PMO, over the last five years and urged everyone to rededicate themselves to work even harder to play a key role in fulfilling the hopes and aspirations of the people of India. 

He said that the people have great expectations from the Government, and these expectations provide Team PMO with the energy to work to the utmost. 

Acknowledging the contribution of each and every member of his team, the Prime Minister said that the last five years have been a learning experience, even for him. 

He also conveyed his greetings and best wishes to the family members of the PMO officials.


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