Former Jammu and Kashmir Lt Governor Girish Chandra Murmu was sworn in on Saturday because the Comptroller and Auditor Basic, the Rashtrapati Bhavan mentioned.
Mr Murmu made and subscribed to the oath of workplace earlier than President Ram Nath Kovind, it mentioned in a press release.
At a ceremony held within the Ashoka Corridor, Rashtrapati Bhavan, Mr Murmu was sworn in because the Comptroller and Auditor-Basic of India, it mentioned.
Mr Murmu, a 1985-batch IAS officer (retired) of Gujarat cadre, can have a tenure as much as November 20, 2024, the Rashtrapati Bhavan mentioned.
As a constitutional functionary, the CAG is primarily entrusted with the duty of auditing the accounts of the central and state governments.
CAG experiences are laid earlier than the Parliament and legislatures of the states.