13 May 2020 | Source: Oswaal Books Editorial Board
IAS officer Manoj Ahuja recently got appointed as the new chairperson for CBSE. He has succeeded IAS Anita Karwal, who was appointed as the Secretary, Department of School Education and Literacy, Ministry of Human Resource Development in April last week. This change was made as a part of a major bureaucratic reshuffle brought in effect by the Centre on Tuesday. Read on to know who is Manoj Ahuja, the new chairperson of the CBSE.
Manoj Ahuja is a 1990 batch IAS officer of Odisha cadre civil servant.
Current position: IAS Ahuja is currently serving as Special Director of Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration, Department of Personnel and Training.
In a statement issued from the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet, Ministry of Personnel, IAS Manoj Ahuja has been appointed in the rank and pay of Additional Secretary to Government of India by temporarily upgrading the post.
The Board operates under the overall supervision of the Controlling Authority which is vested with the Secretary, School Education, and Literacy, Ministry of Human Resource Development, GOI.