New Delhi: Union Government today appointed new Secretaries, Special Secretaries and Additional Secretaries in different Ministries and Departments. As many as 23 IAS officers of the rank from Additional Secretary, Special Secretary and Secretary were on Sunday appointed in various central government departments as part of a senior-level bureaucratic reshuffle affected by the Centre.
Information and Broadcasting Secretary Ravi Mittal has been appointed as the Sports Secretary. Secretary, Higher Education Amit Khare will hold additional charge of Ministry of Information and Broadcasting. CBSE Chairperson Anita Karwal has been appointed as Secretary School Education and Literacy.
Health Secretary Preeti Sudan, who was to retire this month, has been given three month extension. Vice Chairman of Delhi Development Authority Tarun Kapoor will be Secretary in Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas . Tarun Bajaj will be Secretary Department of Economic Affairs in Ministry of Finance.