• New Delhi (20.01.2021): The NaMo administration on Wednesday cleared the empanelment of Ishan Sharan and other officers belonging to Central Power Engineering (CPES) for promotion to the Senior Administrative Grade (SAG) in the Central Electricity Authority (CEA) for the panel years 2020 (Supplementary Panel) and 2021 (Regular Panel).

  • New Delhi (19.01.2021): The NaMo administration on Tuesday appointed  Siddhartha Mohanty (MD & CEO, LIC Housing Finance Limited) as Managing Director of Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) for a period ending 30.06.2023 i.e. till his retirement. He will take charge on 01.02.2021.

  • New Delhi (19.01.2021): The Central Deputation tenure of Praveen Garg (lAS:1988:MP), presently working as Additional Secretary & Financial Advisor, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, was on Tuesday extended for a period of six months beyond 18.01.2021 i.e. up to 18.07.2021.

  • New Delhi (19.01.2021): The NaMo administration on Tuesday appointed Sanjeev Kumar, Director (Technical) Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Limited (MTNL) as Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of Telecommunications Consultants India Limited (TCIL) for a period of five years or till the date of superannuation. The ACC’s notification underlines that his appointment would be subject to the outcome of the case filed Dr Mahesh Shukla in CAT Jabalpur.

  • New Delhi (19.01.2021): The Deputy Secretary post presently held by Suneet Mehta (IFS:2007) in the Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs was on Tuesday re-designated as Director as a measure personal to him for a period up to 08.10.2021 i.e total tenure of three years under the Central Staffing Scheme. Mehta counts his central deputation tenure w.e.f. 09.10.2018.

  • New Delhi (19.01.2021): The NaMo administration on Tuesday appointed R M Bhadnag (GM and FA, Gujarat State Electricity Co Ltd) as Director (Finance) in Konkan Railway Corporation Limited (KRCL) for a period of five years.

  • New Delhi (18.01.2021): The NaMo administration on Monday assigned the additional charge of the post of Secretary, MSME to DPIIT Secretary Dr Guruprasad Mohapatra (IAS:1986:GJ); a post which fell vacant after Arvind Kumar Sharma (IAS:1988:GJ) whose VRS plea was accepted with immediate effect last week. Further, the additional charge of the post of Secretary, Ministry of Textiles was assigned to Union Steel Secretary Pradeep Kumar Tripathi (IAS:1987:JK) vice Ravi Kapoor (Retd IAS:1986:AM) who retired December last year.

  • New Delhi (18.01.2021): Rajiv Gandhi (IRPS:1998), presently working as Commissioner (Personnel) in Delhi Development Authority (DDA), was on Monday pre-maturely repatriated to parent Cadre on the personal ground with extended cooling-off.

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