NDMC Chairman Naresh Kumar shifted as Chief Secy of Arunachal Pradesh
New Delhi: New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) Chairman Naresh Kumar was on Tuesday transferred and appointed as the Chief Secretary of Arunachal Pradesh, according to a government order. The Ministry of Home Affairs issued an official notification in this regard. Kumar, a 1987-batch IAS officer, will succeed Satya Gopal as Arunachal Pradesh Chief Secretary.
Kumar was posted as NDMC Chairman in June 2015 and was a joint secretary in Ministry of Mines before that. A graduate in Mechanical Engineering and Masters in Business Administration and Financial Management, he has previously worked as the chairman and managing director (CMD) of the Delhi Transport Corporation and Delhi Khadi Village Industries Board.
Naresh Kumar was also an additional commissioner in the erstwhile Municipal Corporation of Delhi. As NDMC Chairman, Kumar is known for his drive to push for the Smart City initiative.