Ajay Kumar appointed as Defence Secretary of India
Ajay Kumar, a 1985 batch IAS officer of Kerala cadre, has been appointed as the new Defence Secretary. He succeeded Sanjay Mitra. Apart from him, Brij Kumar Agarwal has been appointed as Secretary to the Lokpal and Subash Chandra as Secretary of Department of Defence Production. The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC), headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, approved the appointments.
Topics: Ajay Kumar , Appointments Committee of the Cabinet , Civil Services of India , Defence Secretary of India , Government of India , Indian Administrative Service , Lokpal , Pradeep Kumar Sinha , Rajive Kumar , Sanjay Mitra