Shyam Bhagat Negi, a 1990 batch IPS officer, has been appointed Joint Secretary in the Ministry of Coal, while Amitabh Kumar, a 1992 batch IRS officer, was given the responsibility of the post of Joint Secretary in the Department of Commerce.
M. Angamuthu was made the chairman of the Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA), which comes under the Ministry of Commerce. Meanwhile, Ashish Chatterjee was made the new Senior Directing Staff, SDS (Civil) at the prestigious National Defense College.
Anurag Bajpai is the new joint secretary of the Department of Defense Production. Sanjay Lohia is the new JS (Joint Secretary) in the Ministry of Minerals and Sukhendu Jyoti Sinha has been appointed as Advisor in NITI Aayog. Panchayati Raj has also got a new JS in the form of Rekha Yadav, while the Department of Personnel and Training has got two joint secretaries in the form of Ashish Sharma and Rahul Singh.
Nitin Gadkari’s Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has got a new JS in the form of Mahmood Ahmed.
Kesang Yangjom Sherpa was made Member Secretary of the National Council of Teacher Education, which comes under the Department of School Education and Literacy. Chetan Prakash Jain is the new JS and Financial Advisor at the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR).
M. Maheshwar Rao, a 1995 batch IAS officer, was made JS and Financial Advisor in the Department of Space in Bangalore. Meanwhile, G. Jayanthi will join him in the Department of Space as Joint Secretary.
The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has appointed Aditi Das Raut as Joint Secretary in the Ministry of Women and Child Development.