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Ajay Kumar Bhalla gets approval from Cabinet to become Home Secretary
The Cabinet has approved the appointment of Ajay Kumar Bhalla as Home Secretary and now will take up his new post.
At present, he is appointed as the Special Officer of the Ministry of Home Affairs.
In September, the current Home Secretary Rajiv Gauba will retire, after which Ajay Kumar Bhalla will take over.
Ajay Bhalla has been an IAS and held the post of Energy Secretary in 2017.
He got the post of OSD in the month of July, which he has to continue till September.
Ajay Kumar Bhalla's tenure as Home Secretary will be for two years till August 2021.