The Appointments Committee of the Union Cabinet on Saturday approved the appointment of 35 new bureaucrats in secretary-level portfolios at various ministries – including the Ministry of Environment, Forests & Climate Change (MoEFCC), and the Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE).
Praveen Kumar, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Human Resource Development has been appointed as Additional Secretary at MNRE.
Anil Kumar Jain, Additional Secretary at NITI Aayog has been appointed as Additional Secretary, MoEFCC. He will replace RR Rashmi, who has been repatriated to his cadre. Arun Kumar Mehta, Joint Secretary, MoEFCC has been elevated to Additional Secretary at the same ministry.