Power Secretary Pradeep Kumar Pujari was today given additional charge of the post of Secretary, Department of Telecommunications (DoT). The move comes after former Telecom Secretary J S Deepak was named India’s next Ambassador to the World Trade Organisation (WTO).
The competent authority has approved assignment of additional charge of Secretary, DoT to Pujari with immediate effect, an order issued by Personnel Ministry said.
Pujari is a 1981 batch IAS officer of Gujarat cadre.
Deepak, a 1982 batch IAS officer from Uttar Pradesh cadre, was on March 1, shifted from the Telecom Ministry and made Officer on Special Duty in the Commerce department. Read more
Latest posts by The Economic Times (PTI) (see all)
- Solar scheme to assure Rs 1 lakh income for farmers - July 5, 2019
- JICA To Offer Loan Assistance Of Rs 20,196 Cr For CMRL - December 23, 2018
- Indian Railways Studying Japanese Clinical Efficiency For Its Bullet Train Project - November 10, 2018