Ahead of the completion of its own tenure the NaMo
administration has started winding up its first term which reflects other ways
as well. PS and OSDs to Union Ministers were on Tuesday appointed to the post
of Under Secretary, Deputy Secretary and Director in various ministries following
the curtailment of their tenures with respective ministers.
- The tenure of N Ashok
Kumar (IAS:2004:MT) as OSD Dr Satya Pal Singh, Union MoS for Human Resource
Development, was curtailed. Further, he was appointed to the post of Director, Department of Commerce for a
period ending May 2023.
- The tenure of Dr
Ashima Jain (IAS:2008:BH) as Private Secretary to Sadhwi Niranjan Jyoti
(Union MoS for Food Processing Industry) was curtailed. Further, she was
appointed Deputy Secretary, Department
of Economic Affairs for a period ending February 2022.
- The tenure of Ajay
Yadav (IAS:2005:BH) as OSD to Union Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food
& Public Distribution (Ram Vilas Paswan) was curtailed. Further, he was
appointed in the Ministry of Civil
Aviation as Deputy Secretary up to 30 June 2019 and further as Director up
to December 2022.
- The tenure of Durga
Sakthi Nagpal (IAS:2010:UP) as OSD to Union Minister for Agriculture (Radhamohan
Singh) was curtailed. Further, she was appointed Under Secretary (up to
30.06.2019) and further as Deputy
Secretary (w.e.f. 01.07.2019) in the Department
of Commerce for a period ending 14.01.2021.