The grapevine says that Ashok Lavasa (IAS:1980:HY) may be appointed as new Power Secretary vice P K Sinha. Presently, he is serving as Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change. Prior to MOEF&CC Lavasa served as Secretary, Civil Aviation.
The incumbent Power Secretary, P K Sinha (IAS:1977:UP) has been appointed as new Cabinet Secretary.
Though R N Chaubey and Devendra Chaudhary have been in serious contention for Secretary, Power.