Tarun Bajaj appointed Revenue Secretary; Ajay Seth new DEA Secretary
In vital appointment within the Ministry of Finance, the Modi administration has appointed Tarun Bajaj as Secretary, Department of Revenue, shifting him from the Department of Economic Affairs the place he was posted final April.
Mr. Bajaj has been holding extra cost as Revenue Secretary following superannuation of Ajay Bhushan Pandey in February, 2021. He is an previous hand within the Ministry of Finance having labored as Joint Secretary earlier than he was moved to the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO).
In the Department of Economic Affairs, the federal government has appointed Karnataka cadre 1988 batch IAS officer Ajay Seth, who labored as Managing Director of Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation in Karnataka.
Gyanesh Kumar has been named as Secretary, Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs within the place of R.S. Shukla, who’s superannuating this month. Mr. Kumar is serving as Additional Secretary within the Ministry of Home Affairs.
Ali Raza Rizvi is new Secretary, Department of Public Enterprises. He has been shifted from the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (I&B) as Special Secretary and Financial Advisor.
A West Bengal cadre IAS officer Indevar Padey has been made Secretary, Department of Administrative Reforms and Pubic Grievances and Department of Pension and Pensioners’ Welfare.
Jatindra Nath Swain, Tamil Nadu cadre IAS officer and presently MD of Solar Power Corporation of India is new Secretary, Fisheries, whereas Anjali Bharwa is new Secretary, Department of Persons with Disabilities within the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment.
Anil Kumar Jha, Special Secretary within the Department of Revenue, has been made a full time Secretary within the Ministry of Tribal Affairs.
The appointment orders have been issued by the Department of Personnel and Training after the approval from the PM-led Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC).