• The NaMo administration on Monday effected a major bureaucratic rejig. As many as sixteen Joint Secretary level officers were given a new assignment;

    1. Shyam Bhagat Negi (IPS:1990:HP) appointed as Joint Secretary, Ministry of Coal for a period of five years.
    2. Sanjay Lohiya (IAS:1994:AM) appointed as Joint Secretary, Ministry of Mines for a period of five years.
    3. Asheesh Sharma (IAS:1997:MH) appointed as Joint Secretary, Department of Personnel & Training (DOPT) for a combined tenure of seven years ending 24.02.2023.
    4. M Angamuthu (IAS:2002:AM) appointed as Chairman, APEDA under the Ministry of Commerce for a period of five years.
    5. Sudhendu Jyoti Sinha (IRTS:1993) appointed as Adviser, NITI Aayog for a period of five years.
    6. M Maheshwar Rao (IAS:1995:KN) appointed as Joint Secretary and Financial Adviser, Department of Space (Bengaluru) for a tenure of five years by downgrading the post from Additional Secretary level for two years vice Anoop Srivastava.
    7. Mahmood Ahmed (IP&TF&AS:1993) appointed as Joint Secretary Road Transport & Highways (MoRTH) for a tenure of five years.
    8. Rahul Singh (IAS:1996:BH) appointed as Joint Secretary, Department of Personnel & Training (DOPT) for a tenure of five years.
    9. Amitabh Kumar (IRS C&CE:1992) appointed as Joint Secretary, Department of Commerce for a period of five years.
    10. Anurag Bajpai (IFS:1994) appointed as Joint Secretary, Department of Defence Production for a period of five years.
    11. Ms Aditi Das Rout (ITS:1986) appointed as Joint Secretary, Ministry of Women and Child Development till her superannuation on 30.09.2023.
    12. Ms G Jayanti (CSS) appointed as Joint Secretary, Department of Space (Bengaluru) till her superannuation on 31.03.2024.
    13. Ms Kesang Yangzom Sherpa (IRS IT:1995) appointed as Member Secretary, NCTE (Joint Secretary level) under the Department of School Education & Literacy.
    14. Ms. Rekha Yadav (IRPS:1995) appointed as Joint Secretary, Ministry of Panchayati Raj for a period of five years.
    15. Chetan Prakash Jain (IRPS:1995) appointed as Joint Secretary and Financial Adviser, Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR) for a tenure of five years.
    16. Ashish Chatterjee (IAS:1999:TN) appointed as Senior Directing Staff SDS (Civil), National Defence College under the Department of Defence for a combined tenure of seven years i.e. up to 01.06.2021.

  • The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet on Thursday appointed Puru Gupta (IAS:2006:AM) as Director or a tenure ending 07.04.2024. Presently, he is Deputy Secretary, Department of Commerce. He replaces Amrapali Katta (lAS:2010:AP) who was recently moved from Cabinet Secretariat to PMO.   

  • Ms. Urmila (lES:2007) appointed as Deputy Secretary in the NITI Aayog for a period of four years.

  • Ashok Kumar (IDSE:1995) appointed as Director in the Ministry of Power for a period of five years.

  • The NaMo administration on Tuesday cleared the appointment of Ashutosh Gupta (GM, BSNL), to the post of Director (Human Resources), National Textile Corporation Limited (NTCL). PESB had selected him for the post in March 2020.

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  • Rajendra Prasad Goyal (CGM, NHPC) was on Tuesday appointed to the post of Director (Finance), NHPC Limited for a period of five years or till the date of his superannuation. He may assume charge on 01.10.2020.

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  • Pawan K Kumar (IRS IT:1990) was on Tuesday appointed as Deputy Managing Director, India Infrastructure Finance Company Ltd (IIFCL) for a period of three years on a deputation basis.

    Presently, he is working as Executive Director, Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI).

  • The NaMo administration on Tuesday prematurely repatriated Rajesh Malik (IRSME:1993) to the parent cadre i.e. Ministry of Railways on personal grounds with the provision of "extended cooling off".

    Presently, he is working as  Director in the Department of Agriculture Cooperation and Farmers Welfare (DAC&FW).

     

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