ADDITIONAL SECRETARY GRADE

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Four IAS officers appointed to Additional Secretary level posts

The NaMo administration on Monday cleared the appointment of Additional Secretary level posts. Accordingly;

  1. B Anand (IAS:1987:TN) was on Monday appointed as Secretary, National Commission for Minorities in the rank and pay of Additional Secretary. Presently, he is working as AS&FA, Department of Science & Technology and  also holding additional charge of Financial Advisor, Department of Biotechnology and Ministry of Earth Sciences.
  2. Sanjay Kumar Singh (IAS:1987:MP) appointed as Additional Secretary, Department of Agricultural Research & Education and Secretary, Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR). Presently, he is working as Additional Secretary, Ministry of Panchayati Raj.
  3. Ms. Neelam Shammi Rao (lAS:1992:MP), presently in the Cadre, was appointed as DG (Training), Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship in the rank and pay of Additional Secretary by temporarily upgrading a vacant post of Director in Directorate General of Training. She will also hold the additional charge of the post of DG, National Institute for Entrepreneurship and Small Business Development.
  4. V L Kantha Rao (lAS:1992:MP), presently in the Cadre, was appointed as Additional Secretary, Department of Defence Production.

27 Jan 2020
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Additional Secretary level posting of 1991 batch IAS expected shortly

The posting of 1987 batch IAS officers as Secretary in Govt of India kick-started on Tuesday making 1991 batch IAS officers curious about their fate at Centre. 

If some top sources are to be believed the NaMo administration is ready with a fresh new list of appointments to the post of Additional Secretary and equivalent which may be announced by today evening or tomorrow.

It may be underlined that 31 IAS officers from 1991 batch were on October 09, 2019 empanelled  as Additional Secretary and Additional Secretary equivalent in Govt of India. In addition the list included a 1989 batch IAS officer as well. 


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23 Oct 2019
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Four IAS officers appointed to Additional Secretary level posts

By IndianMandarins 27 Jan 2020

The NaMo administration on Monday cleared the appointment of Additional Secretary level posts. Accordingly;

  1. B Anand (IAS:1987:TN) was on Monday appointed as Secretary, National Commission for Minorities in the rank and pay of Additional Secretary. Presently, he is working as AS&FA, Department of Science & Technology and  also holding additional charge of Financial Advisor, Department of Biotechnology and Ministry of Earth Sciences.
  2. Sanjay Kumar Singh (IAS:1987:MP) appointed as Additional Secretary, Department of Agricultural Research & Education and Secretary, Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR). Presently, he is working as Additional Secretary, Ministry of Panchayati Raj.
  3. Ms. Neelam Shammi Rao (lAS:1992:MP), presently in the Cadre, was appointed as DG (Training), Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship in the rank and pay of Additional Secretary by temporarily upgrading a vacant post of Director in Directorate General of Training. She will also hold the additional charge of the post of DG, National Institute for Entrepreneurship and Small Business Development.
  4. V L Kantha Rao (lAS:1992:MP), presently in the Cadre, was appointed as Additional Secretary, Department of Defence Production.

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Additional Secretary level posting of 1991 batch IAS expected shortly

By IndianMandarins 23 Oct 2019

The posting of 1987 batch IAS officers as Secretary in Govt of India kick-started on Tuesday making 1991 batch IAS officers curious about their fate at Centre. 

If some top sources are to be believed the NaMo administration is ready with a fresh new list of appointments to the post of Additional Secretary and equivalent which may be announced by today evening or tomorrow.

It may be underlined that 31 IAS officers from 1991 batch were on October 09, 2019 empanelled  as Additional Secretary and Additional Secretary equivalent in Govt of India. In addition the list included a 1989 batch IAS officer as well. 


CLICK to read related stories:-

Additional Secretary empanelment: 32 IAS officers on list

NaMo administration effected a major secretary level bureaucratic rejig; 24 IAS officers on list

Reading between lines: Secretary level reshuffle and NaMo administration’s quick take on 1987 batch of IAS



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Additional Secretary level appointments this week; over half a dozen Joint Secretaries may be elevated in-situ

By IndianMandarins 10 Sep 2018

IAS officers (belonging to 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989 & 1990 batch) empanelled on July 19 this year to hold Additional Secretary level posts are keenly awaiting their postings. Reportedly, NaMo administration is expected to clear the appointments this week. It is learnt that over half a dozen officers would be appointed in-situ as Additional Secretary in the respective departments and ministries in Govt of India. Officers in reckoning are Sudhanshu Pandey (IAS:1988:J&K), Lok Ranjan (IAS:1989:TR), Atul Kumar Tiwari (IAS:1990:KN), Govind Mohan (IAS:1989:SK) and Ms Alka Tiwari (IAS:1988:JH).


It may be mentioned that Sudhanshu Pandey is serving as Joint Secretary in Department of Commerce, Lok Ranjan is Joint Secretary in DOPT, Atul Kumar Tiwari is Joint Secretary in the Ministry of Textiles whereas Govind Mohan and Ms Alka Tiwari are Joint Secretary in MHA and Fertilizers respectively.


Altogether 96 IAS officers were empanelled to hold Additional Secretary or equivalent posts in Govt of India on July 19, 2018.

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