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Centre appoints key officials to various ministries

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The Central on Friday announced appointment of senior bureaucrats to key positions in various ministries like Commerce, Steel, Information and Broadcasting, Petroleum and Natural Gas, and Divestment, among others.

According to the of the Cabinet (ACC), senior IAS Anup Wadhawan, currently serving as Special Secretary, Department of Commerce, will take over as Commerce on superannuation of on July 31.

Telengana cadre IAS will take over as in the He will replace

Kumar will continue to hold additional charge of (Logistics) in the He was also on Special Duty in the

As per an official statement, M.M. Kutty, who was in Department of Economic Affairs, has been appointed as Officer on Special Duty in the Ministry of Petroleum and

"The officer will take over as Secretary, Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, on superannuation of K.D. Tripathi," the statement said.

of cadre has been appointed as Secretary in the on superannuation of N.K. Sinha.

Nilam Sahwney, Secretary in Central Vigilance Commission, has been appointed as Secretary in the Department of Social Justice and Empowerment, while Atanu Chakraborty, of Hydrocarbons, was deputed as Secretary in the (DIPAM).

Pushpa Subramanyam, who was in the Ministry of Textiles, will take over as Secretary in the

of cadre has been appointed as Secretary in the He will replace

Heera Lal Samariya, the in Ministry of Labour and Employment, was promoted as Secretary in the Ministry.

and of was appointed as Secretary in the He will continue to hold additional charge of the post of of

Besides these appointments, the also upgraded various posts including as Special Secretary in the Department of Land Resources, as Secretary in the and as Secretary in the

in and (FSSAI), Pawan Kumar Agarwal, was promoted to the rank and pay of Secretary.

The ACC also approved the proposal for appointment of CMD of as CMD in Coal India Ltd.

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First Published: Fri, May 18 2018. 22:44 IST
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