Category Archives: Central

Dhola-Sadia: A Bridge of New Hope for the North East

Dhola Sadia Bridge

Road connectivity in the North-East will see a major transformation when Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi inaugurates the country’s longest river bridge –the Dhola- Sadia Bridge in Assam tomorrow. This new, three lane, 9.15 kilometre bridge has been built over river Lohit, a tributary of the Brahmaputra, linking Dhola in Assam to Sadia in Arunachal… Read More

Sanjay Mitra takes charge as Secretary- Ministry of Defence

Chief Secretary Sanjay Mitra

Shri Sanjay Mitra IAS ( West Bengal 1982) took over as the new Defence Secretary on May 24th, vice Shri G Mohan Kumar.

Shri Mitra is a Post-Graduate in Physics and Economics. He also did his Mason Fellowship at the John F Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University in 1995 – 96. Shri Mitra was earlier Secretary, Ministry of Road Transport & Highways … Read More

V B Vasanta gets extension as First Secretary, ITOU at London

Vizay Babu vasanta

Shri Vizay Babu vasanta IRS (IT 2001) presently as first Secretary,  ITOU at High Commission of India, London has been given extension of deputation tenure for a period of three months w.e.f. 15.05.2017 upto 15.08.2017. wishes Shri Vizay Babu vasanta the very best.… Read More

Sanjay Garg gets extension as Joint Secretary- Defence Production

Sanjay Garg IAS

Shri Sanjay Garg IAS (Kerala 1994)presently Joint Secretary, Department of Defence Production has been given extension of Central Deputation tenure for a period of three months beyond 26.06.2017 to 26.09.2017.

Shri. Sanjay Garg, M.Tech in Production Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi ,He handles all issues related to private sector… Read More

Government to spend 2.5 % of GDP on Health sector

Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on asserted that the aim of the government is to spend at least 2.5 percent of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in the health sector in the coming years.

“Few days back, we started the Digital Cancer Nerve Centre to curb cancer. The motto of this government is to provide good and cheap treatment to needy people with proper facilities.… Read More

Superintendent level Customs Official in CBI net for gold theft


The CBI has arrested a Superintendent level Sanjiv Kumar of the Customs department from Sonepat in connection with theft of gold from the vaults of the department at the Indira Gandhi International Airport here.

The agency has filed FIRs in a number of cases pertaining to the alleged pilferage of over 38 kilograms of gold from the Customs vaults here. CBI sources… Read More

Maharashtra CM unhurt after Chopper crash-lands in Latur

Chopper with Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis

Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis escaped unhurt today after the helicopter he was travelling by crash-landed in Latur. He informed about the incident on Twitter, while saying that there is nothing to worry about as everyone was safe.

The Chief Minister, who was in Latur since yesterday to take account of the drought relief works, was returning to Mumbai… Read More

Vijay Goel to initiate Adopt A Slum Campaign in Delhi

Vijay Goel to initiate Adopt A Slum Campaign in Delhi -indianbureaucracy
Minister of (Independent Charge), Youth Affairs & Sports, Shri Vijay Goel announced “Adopt a Slum” – a new campaign to mark completion of three years of the Government.  Addressing a press conference here today, the Minister said that the idea is to initiate developmental work in these slums and help the slum-dwellers in resolving various… Read More

Cabinet approves Noida- Greater Noida Metro Rail Project

Metro Rail Project -indianbureaucracy

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the Noida – Greater Noida Metro Rail Project covering a length of 29.707 k.m.   Total completion cost of the project is Rs.5,503 crore.

Metro rail connection between NOIDA and Greater NOIDA will result into people being assured about their mobility and thus more people… Read More

Property of Hotel Janpath transfer to Ministry of Urban Development

Hotel Janpath

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has given its ‘In Principle’ approval to transfer the property of Hotel Janpath, New Delhi to Ministry of Urban Development.

Hotel Janpath is located in a prime central location of the city. The property can be considered for construction of Government offices… Read More

Prem Narayan appointed Deputy Director General- UIDAI

Prem Narayan

Shri Prem Narayan IRSS (1990) has been appointed as Deputy Director General (DDG) at the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) Headquarter (HQ), New Delhi, for a period of 03 years, extendable upto 05 years.

Shri Prem Narayan, Group General Manager (P&Q) IRCTC Ltd, holds first class degree in B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering from IIT Kanpur… Read More

Abhishek Verma felicitated for Gold Medal at World Championship of Compound Archery, Shanghai

CBDT Chairma facilated to Abhishek Verma

India clinched the compound team gold medal to conclude their Archery World Cup Stage 1 campaign in Shanghai on 21st May, 2017.  Shri Abhishek Verma, Income Tax Inspector at New Delhi, was a member of the Indian Team that won the Gold defeating Colombia. The Indian team defeated Vietnam, Iran and USA to reach the final. The Chairman, Central Board of Direct Taxes,… Read More