Ratan P Watal to be the new MNRE Secretary
January 2nd, 2013

Ratan P Watal, who is currently the Secretary with the Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board under the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, has been appointed as Secretary of Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) as present Secretary Gireesh B Pradhan retires at the end of this month.

Watal, an Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer of the 1978 Andhra Pradesh cadre, will succeed Pradhan, also an IAS of 1977 Maharastra cadre. The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) had also approved appointments of Lov Verma, as Secretary, Department of AIDS Control, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare following the retirement of Sayan Chatterjee on his retirement on 31 December, an official press release said.

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