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 in the Government of India and had also worked as Chief Secretary of West Bengal.
IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Shri Sanjay Mitra the very best.