Indianmandarins has reliably learnt that V Sheshadari may be elevated (in-situ) to a Joint Secretary rank in PMO. Sheshadari, a 1999 batch IAS officer, is waiting in the wings to be empanelled as JS. Immediately after the empanelment takes place this week or next week, his post in PMO may be upgraded to the JS level.
The Andhra Pradesh cadre IAS officer (a resident of Karnataka) is currently serving in PMO as a Director. He was selected for the PMO assignment in July 2013.
Prior to making it as Director PMO, Sheshadari served as Collector of Visakhapatnam district, Collector of Chittoor District and Joint Executive Officer of Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam.