Subhash Chandra Garg designated as new Finance Secretary (FS) of India
Published: March 9, 2019
Subhash Chandra Garg , a 1983 batch IAS officer of Rajasthan cadre, has been designated as the new Finance Secretary (FS) of India. He is also the current Union Economic Affairs Secretary. He succeeded Ajay Narayan Jha. As per the convention, the senior-most among the five secretaries in the Finance Ministry is designated as the Finance Secretary. Here, Ajay Bhushan Pandey is the Revenue Secretary, Rajiv Kumar is Secretary in Department of Financial Services, Atanu Chakraborty is Secretary in Department of Investment and Public Asset Management (DIPAM) and Girish Chandra Murmu is the Expenditure Secretary. Pandey and Kumar are 1984 batch IAS officers of Maharshtra and Jharkhand cadre respectively. Chakraborty and Murmu are 1985 batch IAS officers of Gujarat cadre.
Topics: Ajay Bhushan Pandey • Ajay Narayan Jha • Civil Services of India • Finance Secretary of India • G. C. Murmu • Government of India • Indian Administrative Service • Ministry of Finance • Secretary to the Government of India • Subhash Chandra Garg