Kewal Kumar Sharma (IAS:1983:AGMUT) is expected to be appointed as Goa Chief Secretary. Till October 19 he served as Adviser to the Chandigarh administrator. On October 20, 2014 he was appointed as Additional Secretary, Department of Women & Child Development which came as a big surprise for many in Indian bureaucracy. Further on December 17 the ACC approved the proposal for cancellation of previous orders which came as even a bigger surprise.
If top sources are to be believed the series of surprises may soon end with the appointment of K K Sharma as new Chief Secretary of Goa. At present R K Srivastava (IAS:1984:UT) is serving as acting Chief Secretary of Goa.