The meeting of the Council of Ministers has appointed Rajendra Kishor Chhetri as the chief secretary today.
The meeting held at the Office of Prime Minister and Council of Ministers, Singh Durbar appointed him on the basis of seniority.
Mr. Chhetri was the secretary at the Ministry of Cooperatives and Poverty Alleviation before his appointment to the post of the chief secretary.
Chhetri, born on 9th October, 1959 in Launchaur, Kathmandu had joined the civil service on 2nd January, 1985 as the section officer.
He will remain in the post of chief secretary until coming October 25.