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Major News and Events of 25 September 2017

What Happened on 25 September 2017

Former Union Home Secretary, Rajiv Mehrishi to take over as CAG today

A 1978 batch retired IAS officer of Rajasthan cadre, Rajiv Mehrishi is likely to take over as Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India. On Monday, the former Union Home Secretary, Rajiv Mehrishi will be administered the oath of office and secrecy at the Rashtrapati Bhavan by President Ram Nath Kovind. He will succeed Shashi Kant Sharma, who retires on 25 September. Rajiv Mehrishi is likely to have a tenure of about three years. Last month. Rajiv Mehrishi completed his two years as the Union Home Secretary.

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