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Centre appoints 7 Additional Secretaries

Gujarat Cadre IAS officer Girish Chandra Murmu has been shifted to financial services department

Policy Pulse
Publish Date: May 20 2016 4:49PM | Updated Date: May 20 2016 5:09PM

Centre appoints 7 Additional Secretaries
Photo of IAS officer Girish Chandra Murmu
 
 
The central government on Thursday appointed seven additional secretaries in various ministries out of which four secretaries have been shifted from one ministry to another. 
 
 
The shifted secretaries include all powerful additional secretaries in petroleum ministry and 1985 batch Odisha cadre IAS officer UP Singh. These officers have been shifted to water resources ministry. 
 
 
Other shifted officers include Gujarat Cadre IAS officer Girish Chandra Murmu who has been shifted from expenditure to financial services department. 
 
The list of all shifted officers, according to ‘www.babusofindia.com’, is here:-
 
 
1. Shalini Prasad, 1985 batch UP cadre IAS officer, presently in her cadre, has been appointed as additional secretary in the ministry of power in place of Badri Narrain  Sharma, 1985 batch Rajasthan cadre IAS officer on his appointment as additional secretary in the department of revenue under the ministry of finance.
 
2. Madhulika P Sukul, 1982 batch IDAS officer, presently in her cadre has been appointed as additional secretary in the department of consumer affairs in place of G Gurucharan, 1982 batch Karnataka cadre lAS officer on his appointment as secretary, performance management under the cabinet secretariat.
 
3. Rajani Ranjan Rashmi, 1983 batch Manipur cadre IAS oficer, now additional secretary in the department of commerce has been appointed as additional secretary in the ministry of environment, forest and climate change in place of Hem Kumar Pande, 1982 batch West Bengal cadre IAS officer on his appointment as secretary in the department of official language under the ministry of home affairs.
 
4. Girish Chandra Murmu, 1985 batch Gujarat cadre IAS officer, now additional secretary in the department of expenditure has been appointed as additional secretary in the department of financial services in place of Ms Snehlata Shrivastava,1982 batch Madhya Pradesh cadre IAS officer on her appointment as secretary in the department of justice.
 
5.  Amita Prasad, 1985 batch Karnataka cadre IAS officer, now joint secretary in the ministry of water resources, river development and Ganga rejuvenation, has been appointed as additional secretary in the ministry of environment, forest and climate change in place of Susheel Kumar, 1982 batch UP cadre lAS officer on his appointment as secretary (border management) under the ministry of home affairs.
 
6. Nikhilesh Jha, 1984 batch Manipur cadre IAS officer, now additional secretary in the ministry of water resources, river development and Ganga rejuvenation, has been appointed as additional secretary and financial adviser in the department of food and public distribution in place of Prabhas Kumar Jha, 1982 batch UP cadre lAS officer on his appointment as secretary, ministry of parliamentary affairs.
 
7. UP Singh, 1985 batch Odisha cadre IAS officer, now additional secretary in the ministry of petroleum and natural gas, has been appointed as additional secretary in the ministry of water resources, river development and Ganga rejuvenation in place of Nikhilesh Jha.