K Jayakumar retires as Chief secretary
Posted on: 01 Nov 2012
Thiruvananathapruam: Chief secretary K Jayakumar retired from service on Wednesday. The CM, ministers and officials gave him a warm farewell at a function held at Durbar hall. Jayakumar concluded his speech by reciting four lines of a poem written by ONV Kurup ``Koodumarunna pakshipole'. K Jayakumar also thanked new chief secretary Joseph Cyriac, who eventhough senior to Jayakumar, gave a chance to Jayakumar to become chief secretary before retirement. Jayakumar said for an IAS officer to retire as chief secretary many favorable conditions are needed. CM presided over the function.