KV Subramanian will return to academia at the top of his three-year stint as Chief Economic Adviser next month. “I have decided to return back to academia following the completion of my 3-year fulfilling tenure. Serving the state has been an absolute privilege. i’ve got wonderful support and encouragement,” Mr Subramanian tweeted.
“To get a chance to serve one’s nation is an absolute privilege. day after day that i’ve got walked into North Block i’ve got reminded myself of this privilege while endeavouring my best to try to to justice to the responsibility that comes with the privilege,” Mr Subramanian said during a statement that he tweeted.
“I have received tremendous encouragement and support from within the govt. and are fortunate to enjoy a warm relationship with senior functionaries. In near three decades of my business life, i’m yet to encounter a more inspiring leader than the Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modiji,” Mr Subramanian said. “His intuitive understanding of policy combines with an unmistakable determination to use the identical to elevate the lives of common citizens.”
Prime Minister Modi took to Twitter to wish Mr Subramanian the highest within the future endeavours.
Mr Subramanian also thanked minister Nirmala Sitharaman for her “feedback” on important matters, which he said was “as committed as her support”. “In the periodic meetings at North Block, Madam’s sense of humour and straightforward manner play a critical role in enabling a healthy debate that’s so essential amidst epochal change,” the Chief Economic Adviser said.
“India is witnessing dramatic change. After all, as my late father had dreamt and worked so hard for, an individual who was the primary ever in his entire clan to step into the hallowed portals of a university gets the honour to serve the state. Such a chance to ‘Live the Indian Dream’ manifests under a pacesetter who takes equal pride in his humble origins. That such a savant comes away genuinely admiring the leader symbolises an India where meritocracy is in and entitlement is out. To be at the helm during such a time of spectacular change is a fantastic honour that i will be able to cherish forever,” Mr Subramanian said.