Appointment of Secretaries and Additional Secretaries in GOI

The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the following appointments: (i) Shri Sanjay Agarawal, IAS (UP:84), presently in the cadre, as Secretary, Department of Agriculture, Cooperation and Farmers Welfare on superannuation of Shri S.K. Patanayak, IAS on 30.09.2018; (ii) Shri Pritam Singh, IAS (RJ:84), Director General, National Archives of India as Secretary, National Commission for Scheduled Castes in the rank and […]

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Rewari SP Rajesh Duggal shunted out, now lead a battalion of Haryana Armed Police

Rajesh Duggal the Superintendent of Police (SP) of Haryana’s Rewari district, who has been accused of failing to take prompt action in the gangrape of a young woman, has been shunted out by the Haryana government. Duggal will be replaced by the SP of chief minister’s security, Rahul Sharma. Duggal will now lead a battalion […]

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Rajasthan Govt transfers 7 IAS Officers

7 IAS officers are transferred by Rajasthan Government. Ravi Shankar Srivastava, ACS of Sanskrit Education Department was transferred to the Administrative Reforms and Coordination Department as ACS. Sudarshan Sethi, ACS-General Administrative Department, Cabinet Secretariat, was shifted to Tribal Area Development Department as the ACS. IAS officers Rohit Kumar Singh, Ashwini Bhagat, Neeraj K Pawan, Rajan […]

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Former IAS officer, SM Katwal arrested  by the Himachal Pradesh Vigilance Bureau in connection with a recruitment scam

A former IAS officer, Surendra Mohan Katwal was arrested from Una district by the Himachal Pradesh Vigilance Bureau in connection with a recruitment scam. He is a former chairman of the Himachal Pradesh State Subordinate Services Selection Board. The former IAS officer is facing various cases in connection to the recruitment conducted by the board […]

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Central Govt appoints 30 Joint Secretaries in various Departments

Thirty joint secretaries have been appointed in various central government departments. Nidhi Mani Tripathi has been appointed Joint Secretary in Department of Commerce, IAS officers Piyush Goel and Nidhi Khare will be joint secretaries in the Home Ministry for five years, Anand Mohan Bajaj will be joint secretary of Department of Economic Affairs and Mandeep […]

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Mohammed Mustafa is Punjab’s new STF Chief

IPS officer Mohammed Mustafa who is the husband of Punjab minister Razia Sultana, has been appointed as the head of anti-drugs Special Task Force. Additional Director General of Police Harpreet Singh Sidhu has been replaced as chief of the anti-drugs STF by Punjab State Human Rights Commission DGP Mohammed Mustafa. Sidhu has been appointed Special […]

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Dilbagh Singh will be Director General of Police of J&K

Jammu and Kashmir government has appointed IPS officer Dilbagh Singh as the Director General of Police, DGP. Mr. Singh will replace SP Vaid who has been transferred and posted as Transport Commissioner J&K. Dilbagh Singh, an IPS officer of the 1987 batch, would be the DGP apart from holding the post of DG (Prisons).

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Arun Jaitley back as Minister of Finance and Minister of Corporate Affairs

The President of India, as advised by the Prime Minister, has directed to assign the portfolios of the Minister of Finance and Minister of Corporate Affairs to Shri Arun Jaitley. Since past few months, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal was looking after the Finance Ministry on an interim basis as Jaitley was recovering after undergoing a […]

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