Tarun Bajaj appointed new
Revenue Secretary, Ajay Seth new DEA Secy
major bureaucratic reshuffle, the union government on Tuesday approved the
appointment of Tarun Bajaj as new revenue secretary under the Ministry of
was serving as secretary to the Department of Economic Affairs (DEA) since
April 30, 2020. Tarun Bajaj took additional charge of Secretary, Department of
Revenue, after the superannuation of Ajay Bhushan Pandey.
to taking over as Economic Affairs Secretary, Bajaj served as Additional
Secretary in Prime Minister's Office.
a 1988 batch Haryana-cadre IAS officer, worked as Joint Secretary and Director
in Department of Financial Services.
Joint Secretary in Department of Financial Services for four years, he was
looking after insurance division.
who is a 1984 batch Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer of Maharashtra
cadre, retired on February 28. He was given the charge of Revenue Secretary in
the Finance Ministry in November 2018.
appointment committee of the cabinet has also approved the appointment of Ajay
Seth, a 1987 batch Karnataka-cadre IAS officer, as new secretary for DEA. Along
with this, there were also other changes in top bureaucracy notified by the
Ministry of Personnel.