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New Delhi: Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla appointed Retired Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer Utpal Kumar Singh as the brand new Secretary Normal of the Lok Sabha for a interval of 1 yr and Lok Sabha Secretariat within the rank and standing of Cupboard Secretary with impact from December 1.
Singh will succeed Snehlata Shrivastava. Singh earlier served as Secretary, Lok Sabha Secretariat.
Related to the administration of World Financial institution initiatives throughout his 34-year service, the previous 1986-batch Uttarakhand cadre officer has served in each the central and state governments in numerous capacities in various sectors of financial system and governance.
Throughout this era, Singh handled coverage and administration in sectors corresponding to infrastructure, specifically public works, power and IT; agriculture and horticulture; human useful resource, police and personnel administration; administration of public sector undertakings; administration of World Financial institution and different externally aided initiatives and administration of mega occasions such because the Ardha Kumbh at Haridwar.
His tenure as Chief Secretary of Uttarakhand for greater than two and half years supplied an enhanced momentum in coverage formulation and administration throughout all sectors of the state and financial system.
Singh held a number of necessary positions on the Centre, together with as Extra Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare.
(With IANS Inputs)