Rajiv Gauba

Ajay Kumar Bhalla appointed as new Home Secretary

The 1984-batch Assam Meghalaya cadre IAS officer will succeed incumbent Rajiv Gauba, who will demit office on August 31, on his superannuation.

published on : 22nd August 2019

Rajiv Gauba appointed topmost bureaucrat, Ajay Kumar new Defence Secretary

Gauba, a 1982-batch IAS officer of the Jharkhand cadre, will initially join as Officer on Special Duty in the Cabinet Secretariat, before taking full charge from incumbent P K Sinha.

published on : 22nd August 2019

Home minister Amit Shah discusses Kashmir security crisis with Home Secretary, NSA Ajit Doval

Shah, who is all set to introduce Jammu and Kashmir Reservation (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019 Monday in Rajya Sabha, will also likely to visit the state after the Parliamentary session.

published on : 4th August 2019

Ajay Kumar Bhalla to be next Union Home Secretary, confirms government

According to an official order, Bhalla, a 1984 batch IAS officer of the Assam-Meghalaya cadre, will join the MHA with immediate effect and continue to function as OSD.

published on : 24th July 2019

NIA chief Yogesh Chander Modi meets Home Secretary Rajiv Gauba

NIA chief Yogesh Chander Modi briefed Home Secretary Rajiv Gauba about the evidence related to the transaction of funds.

published on : 20th June 2019

Jockeying for Home, Defence Secretaries job begins

One of the key positions in the bureaucratic mainframe, the Defence Secretary is another of the big four posts.

published on : 30th May 2019

Centre calls on states, UTs to step up preparedness for monsoon season

The Centre has called on the states and Union Territories to step up their preparedness for the monsoon season with advance planning and deployment of human, physical and financial resources.  

published on : 22nd May 2019

Pulwama terror attack: Union Home Secretary Rajiv Gauba​ cuts short Bhutan visit, rushing back to Dekhi

Gauba had reached Thimpu this morning for a Home Secretary-level dialogue with his Bhutanese counterpart.

published on : 14th February 2019