Published On: Mon, Dec 29th, 2014

Vrinda Sarup appointed as HRD Secretary

New Delhi: Senior IAS officer Vrinda Sarup was on Monday appointed as Secretary under HRD Ministry in Department of School Education and Literacy.

 Vrinda Sarup was on Monday appointed as Secretary, Department of School Education and Literacy.

Vrinda Sarup was on Monday appointed as Secretary, Department of School Education and Literacy.

Sarup, a 1981 batch IAS officer of Uttar Pradesh cadre, is presently working as Special Secretary within the same department under the Ministry of Human Resource Development.

She has been appointed in place of R Bhattacharya, a 1978 batch IAS officer of Andhra Pradesh cadre, who superannuates on Wednesday, said an order issued by the Department of Personnel and Training.

Sarup has acquired a reputation as an expert on Human Resource Development management, as she also worked as Deputy Secretary and Director in the Ministry of Human Resource Development from October 1, 1992 to January 22, 1998 on central deputation.

Sarup, who was born on December 27, 1956 in Delhi, is a post graduate in History in first division.

TST

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