New Delhi, July 24
Senior bureaucrat Rajesh Bhushan has been appointed well being secretary as a part of a minor top-level bureaucratic reshuffle on Friday, in line with a Personnel Ministry order.
He will succeed Preeti Sudan, who was given a three-month extension in April and demits workplace on July 31, it mentioned. Bhushan, a 1987 batch Bihar cadre IAS officer, is the Officer on Special Duty within the Department of Health and Family Welfare underneath the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. He was named OSD in April this 12 months.
The Health Ministry is on the forefront of the combat towards the novel coronavirus pandemic.
In one other transfer, Mines Secretary Sushil Kumar has been appointed secretary of the National Commission for Scheduled Castes underneath the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment. Kumar, a 1987 batch IAS officer of Tripura cadre, has been appointed rather than Ram Kumar Mishra, named Women and Child Development secretary.
The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has additionally permitted the project of extra cost of the put up of secretary, Ministry of Mines, to Anil Kumar Jain, the order mentioned.
Jain, a 1986 batch IAS officer of Madhya Pradesh cadre, is secretary, Ministry of Coal.
Mishra succeeds Ajay Tirkey who has been appointed secretary, Department of Land Resources.
Tirkey, a 1987 batch IAS officer of Madhya Pradesh cadre, will exchange Ruolkhumlien Buhril, who superannuates on July 31. PTI