Singh is the current additional secretary for the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution’s Department of Food and Public Distribution.
Following a Center-led reorganisation of the bureaucracy, Subodh Kumar Singh, an IAS officer from the Chhatisgarh cadre and a member of the 1997 batch, has been named the Director General (DG) of the National Testing Agency (NTA).
According to a PTI report, Singh has been named the director general of the NTA. Singh is currently the additional secretary in the Department of Food and Public Distribution within the Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution.
According to the order released Sunday night, Singh has been replaced and transferred to the Department of Food and Public Distribution by Richa Sharma, assistant secretary in the Ministry of Environment, Forest, and Climate Change.
The Department of School Education and Literacy has elevated Vipin Kumar, who currently serves as joint secretary, to the position of additional secretary.
In the Department of Higher Education within the Ministry of Education, Sunil Kumar Barnwal, who is currently joint secretary in the Ministry of Home Affairs, will hold the additional secretary position.
(Source: Education Times)