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Government of India gets 15 new secretaries

Most of the officers have been given their posts by upgrading their current posts

Policy Pulse
Publish Date: Jul 29 2016 12:14PM | Updated Date: Jul 29 2016 12:14PM

Government of India gets 15 new secretaries

The appointment of fifteen secretaries has been approved by the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet. List of the appointed secretaries is as under:-

 

1. Smita Chugh, lAS who was appointed as Member Secretary, Tariff Commission, Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion has been promoted to the post of Secretary Equivalent.

2. Bhanu Pratap Sharma, lAS who was earlier the Secretary, Department of Health & Family Welfare, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare has been posted as Secretary, Department of Personnel & Training, Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions.

3. Dr. Amarjit Singh, lAS who was earlier Special Secretary, Ministry of Water Resources, River Development& Ganga Rejuvenation is posted as Secretary, Ministry of Water Resources, River Development& Ganga Rejuvenation.

4. Rakesh Srivastava, lAS, presently in the Cadre, as Secretary, National Commission for Backward Classes vice Shri A. K. Mangotra.

5. Dinesh Singh, lAS who works as Special Secretary, Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementationas Officer on Special Duty in the Department of Land Resources, Ministry of Rural Development will take over as , Departmentof Land Resources,Ministry of Rural Development.

6. Dr. Amarendra Kumar Dubey, lAS who works as Special Secretary, Ministry of Coal as Officer on Special Duty in the Department of Youth Affairs, Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports, has ben posted as Secretary, Department of youth Affairs, Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports.

7. Aruna Sharma, lAS working as Secretary, Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology, as Secretary, Ministry of Steel will take over as Secretary, Ministry of Electronics& Information Technology.

8. Latha Krishna Rao, lAS, presently in the cadre, as Secretary, Department of Social Justice & Empowerment, Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, vice Smt Anita Agnihotri, on her superannuation.

9. Aruna Sundararajan, lAS working as Secretary, Ministry of Steel, as Secretary,Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology vice Smt Aruna Sharma on her appointmentas Secretary, Ministryof Steel.

10. M, Sathiavathy, lAS working as Director General, Civil Aviation, Ministry of Civil Aviation, as Officer on Special Duty in the Ministry of Labour & Employment will work as Secretary, Ministry of Labour & Employment.

11. Rajeev Kapoor, lAS presently working as Director, Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration, Mussoorie, will work as Secretary of Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of

Administration.

12. Amarjeet Sinha, lAS who works as Additional Secretary, Department of Rural Development, Ministry of Rural Development has been posted as Secretary, Department of Rural

Development, Ministry of Rural Development.

13. C. K. Mishra, lAS, presently, the Additional Secretary of Department of Health & Family Welfare, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare will work as Secretary, Department of Health &Family Welfare, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare.

14. B. K. Prasad, lAS working as  Additional Secretary, Ministry of Home Affairs is now posted as as Secretary, National Commission for Denotified, Nomadic & Semi-nomadic Tribes.

15. N. S. Kang, lAS currently working as Additional Secretary, Department of Health & Family Welfare, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare will work as Secretary and Director General, National AIDS Control Organization.