Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s principal advisor PK Sinha has resigned from his post. He cited personal reasons behind his resignation. It is being speculated that instead of Lieutenant Governor of Delhi Anil Baijal, he can be made the Lieutenant Governor of Delhi or Puducherry vacated by Kiran Bedi.
In the month of September last year, PK Sinha was made the prime advisor to PM Modi. Earlier, he was made the OSD of the Prime Minister in August 2019. Prior to this, PK Sinha held the post of cabinet secretary for four years.
Sinha has also held the post of Secretary of the Union Ministry of Power. He is a 1977-batch retired IAS officer of Uttar Pradesh cadre. PK Sinha’s work as cabinet secretary was strongly appreciated. After his retirement, the government also gave him an extension.