The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) on Friday approved the empanelment of 41 IAS officers, of which 26 hold Secretary level posts and 15 hold Secretary Equivalent level posts at the Centre.
The list of 26 IAS Officers of 1987-batch holding Secretary level posts at the centre comprises of Mallampalli Srinivas Rao (Assam Meghalaya cadre) currently CEO – Ministry of Electronics & Info, Technology (NEGD), Rajesh Bhushan (Bihar cadre) currently Additional Secretary, Cabinet Secretariat, Amir Subhani (Bihar cadre) currently Additional Chief Secretary – Home Department and Lalnunmawla Chuaungo (Gujarat cadre) currently Principal Secretary – Home & Finance Department, Mizoram.
Raj Kumar (Gujarat cadre), DG- Employees State Insurance Corporation (ESIC), M/o Labour & Employment, Praveen Kumar (Tamil Nadu cadre), Additional Secretary – Ministry of New & Renewable Energy, V P Joy (Kerala cadre) currently DG – Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas, T V Somanathan (Tamil Nadu cadre), ACS & Commissioner, Commercial Taxes, Chennai, Indu Shekhar Chaturvedi (Jharkhand cadre) currently Member-Board of Revenue, Jharkhand.
Rajesh Verma (Odisha cadre), ACS to Odisha Chief Minister, Nagendra Nath Sinha (Jharkhand cadre) currently Chairman – NHAI, Tuhin Kanta Pandey (Odisha cadre), Principal Resident Commissioner of Odisha government in New Delhi, Pradip Kumar Tripathi (Jammu & Kashmir cadre) currently Estt Officer & Additional Secretary – Personnel & Training, Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pension & Barun Mitra (Manipur cadre) currently Additional Secretary – Department of Defence Production, Ministry of Defence.
Manoj Jhalani (Madhya Pradesh cadre) currently Additional Secretary – Department of Health & Family Welfare, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, New Delhi, Pankaj Kumar (Nagaland cadre), Additional Secretary – Ministry of Electronics & IT, New Delhi, Sushil Kumar (Tripura cadre), Additional Chief Secretary, Revenue – Higher Education Department, Vini Mahajan (Punjab cadre) currently Additional Chief Secretary – Housing & Urban Development Department, Vijay Kumar Dev (AGMUT cadre) currently Chief Secretary – NCT of Delhi.
B V R Subrahmanyam (Chhattisgarh cadre) currently Chief Secretary – Jammu & Kashmir, Tarun Kapoor (Himachal Pradesh cadre), Vice Chairman – DDA, Debasish Panda (Uttar Pradesh cadre) currently Additional Secretary – Ministry of Finance, Ajay Seth (Karnataka cadre) currently MD – Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Limited, Renuka Kumar (Uttar Pradesh cadre), Additional Chief Secretary – Geology & Mining, Women Welfare Department, Lucknow and Leena Nandan (Uttar Pradesh cadre) currently Additional Secretary & FA – Ministry of Road Transports & Highways, New Delhi.
Of these 26 IAS officers, Usha Sharma is of 1985-batch, currently DG – Archaeological Survey of India, Ministry of Culture.
The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) has also approved the empanelment of 15 IAS Officers holding Secretary Equivalent level posts at the Centre.