|Ekkadu Srinivasan Lakshmi Narsimhan, known as E.S.L. Narasimhan is the present Governor of Chhattisgarh, India. He did hid graduation in Physics, Madras University and did Post Graduation in Political Science and received Gold medal. He passed LLB exam from the Law University of Madras. He joined IPS, Andhra Pradesh cadre in 1968. he was appointed in the Ministry of External Affairs in 1981 for three years. Later on, he was appointed as the Chief of Intelligence Bureau and served there for almost 10 months. Before this, he was the Deputy Director of Intelligence Bureau. Narasimhan swore as the Governor of Chhattisgarh on January 25, 2007.