Dr Jitendra Singh

The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the extension in service of Ajay Kumar Bhalla, IAS(AM:84) as Home Secretary, Ministry of Home Affairs beyond the date of his superannuation.

On the occasion of the death anniversary of Bharatiya Jana Sangh founder Syama Prasad Mukherjee, Singh said that the renaming of Chenani-Nashri tunnel after him was fitting tribute for his contribution to the country.