After the swearing-in of the new Rajasthan Government, the Ashok Gehlot led State Government has appointed Kuldeep Ranka as Principal Secretary to Chief Minister.
He is an IAS officer of 1994 batch and is presently the Principal Secretary to Government, Forest, and Environment, Arts and Culture department.
He will also hold the charge of Chairman, Rajasthan State Industrial Development Corporation.
Ajitabh Sharma, an IAS officer of 1996 batch has been appointed as the Secretary to CM. Currently, he is Secretary to Government, Revenue, Colonisation, Sainik Kalyan Department.
Both these IAS officers have been part of various Elets conferences.
The new State Government has transferred more than 40 IAS officers.