Examination of Chris Eccles, Secretary of the Department of Premier and Cabinet at COVID-19 Hotel Quarantine Inquiry.
Examination of Chris Eccles, Secretary of the Department of Premier and Cabinet at COVID-19 Hotel Quarantine Inquiry.

Dan’s right hand man resigns

Premier Daniel Andrews' right hand man Chris Eccles has resigned effective immediately.

The Secretary of the Department of Premier and Cabinet confirmed his resignation in a statement just before 10am on Monday morning.

Mr Eccles is the second high profile resignation for the State Government in recent weeks after former Health Minister Jenny Mikakos quit politics.

Originally published as Dan's right hand man resigns