Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia promoted as Finance Secretary

ANI | Updated: Nov 06, 2017 20:11 IST

New Delhi [India], November 6 (ANI): Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia has been designated as the new Finance Secretary, an official order said on Monday.

Adhia is a 1981 batch IAS officer of Gujarat cadre.

The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved designating Adhia as the Finance Secretary.

The Finance Secretary's post was vacant following the superannuation of Ashok Lavasa last month.

The Finance Secretary plays a leadership role in the bureaucracy of the Finance Ministry. (ANI)