Girish Chandra Murmu, the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India, has been elected as the External Auditor of Inter Parliamentary Union (IPU) Geneva for a three-year term.

GC Murmu will be taking charge of the prestigious position from the Supreme Audit Institution of Switzerland. He was elected during an election at the virtual meeting of IPU’s 284th session. The election results were conveyed by Martin Chungong, Secretary-General of the IPU.