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PSEB Chairman Sanjay Kothari appointed as secretary to the president

22 Jul 2017 | By Gogona Saikia
Sanjay Kothari is secretary to president of India

IAS officer Sanjay Kothari of Haryana cadre has been appointed as the secretary to the president.

Meanwhile, Bharat Lal of Gujarat cadre has been appointed as joint secretary to the president.

Kothari, currently serving as chairman of the Public Enterprises Selection Board, has been appointed for an initial period of two years.

The move was approved by the appointment committee of the cabinet yesterday.

In context: Sanjay Kothari is secretary to president of India

22 Jul 2017PSEB Chairman Sanjay Kothari appointed as secretary to the president

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