Ex-IAS officer I V Subba Rao appointed secretary to vice president Venkaiah Naidu

The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved his appointment to the post on a contract basis for a period of two years.

Published: 16th August 2017 03:48 PM  |   Last Updated: 16th August 2017 03:48 PM   |  A+A-

Venkaiah Naidu took Oath as India's Vice President, after winning the August 5 poll defeating former West Bengal Governor and Mahatma Gandhi's grandson Gopalkrishna Gandhi.  ( Photo | PTI )

Venkaiah Naidu ( Photo | PTI )

By PTI

NEW DELHI: Former IAS officer I V Subba Rao was today appointed as secretary to Vice President Venkaiah Naidu.

The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved his appointment to the post on a contract basis for a period of two years, an order issued by Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) said.

A 1979 batch IAS officer from Andhra Pradesh, Rao retired from service in August 2015, according to his service records.

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