Committee of the Cabinet has approved the following appointments:-
Shri Ajit M. Sharan, IAS (HY:79), as Member Secretary, National
Commission for Women under the Ministry of Women and Child Development,
in the rack and pay of Additional Secretary.
Shri Rajiv Mehrishi, IAS (RJ:78), presently Special Secretary,
Department of Agricultural Research and Education, Ministry of
Agriculture as Secretary, Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs in the
vacancy of Shri Parvez Dewan, IAS (JK:77).
The ACC has also approved the repatriation of Shri T.S. Randhawa, IAS
(GJ:79), to his cadre with effect from 28.09.2012 (AN) along with the
option to allow the officer to stay on and retire from the Government of
India should he so wish.
The Competent Authority has approved that Shri Pankaj Jain, IAS (JK:78),
Secretary, Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation will hold
additional charge of the post of Secretary, Department of Land
Resources, Ministry of Rural Development with effect from 01.10.2012 for
a period of three months or until further orders, whichever is earlier.
The Competent Authority has also approved the assignment of additional
charge of the post of Secretary, Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium
Enterprises to Shri Rajiv Mehrishi, IAS (RJ:78), Secretary, Ministry of
Overseas, Indian Affairs for a period of three months with immediate
effect or until further orders whichever is earlier.