Indu Shekhar Chaturvedi takes charge as MNRE Secretary
Indu Shekhar Chaturvedi has assumed charge as the new Secretary to the Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE) on May 11.
An IAS officer of the 1987 batch, Chaturvedi belongs to Jharkhand cadre and succeeds Anand Kumar who took charge as the new Secretary to the Ministry of Culture.
Prior to being appointed as Secretary to the MNRE, Chaturvedi was serving as Additional Chief Secretary and Additional Secretary (Climate Change Department) of the Ministry of Climate Change, Environment & Forest, Government of Jharkhand.
He holds a B.Tech in Electrical Engineering from IIT- Kanpur and a P.G. in International Development from Harvard University (USA).
He has worked in the state government of Jharkhand and Government of India at various positions including field and policy level. He has also worked as Joint Secretary or equivalent in PMO, Dept. of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance.