Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu has accepted the resignation of S. Abhista, Officer on Special Duty in the CMO. The state government issued orders to this effect on Monday. The order said the resignation tendered by Mr Abhista to the post of OSD to the Chief Minister has accepted with immediate effect.
Mr Abhista, who is close aide of Nara Lokesh the TD's central committee general secretary was appointed as OSD in the Chief Minister's Office on June 16, 2014. He had submitted his resignation to Mr Naidu, saying that he was not able to do justice to his responsibilities at the government and party levels. Mr Abhista emphasised that he would continue to work for the party.