T V Somanathan named finance secy rather than Ajay Bhushan Pandey

Expenditure Secretary T V Somanathan has been appointed because the finance secretary, a authorities order mentioned.

“Appointments Committee of the Cupboard (ACC) has authorized designating T V Somanathan, Secretary, Division of Expenditure, Ministry of Finance as Finance Secretary,” the order mentioned.

Somanathan, a 1987 batch IAS officer of Tamil Nadu cadre, will take cost because the finance secretary, a place earlier held by Ajay Bhushan Pandey who superannuated in February.

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