Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia designated as Finance Secretary

Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia (1981 batch IAS officer - Gujarat cadre) has been designated as the new Finance Secretary. The Finance Secretary is the Permanent Secretary-level civil servant, who plays a leadership role in the bureaucracy of the Finance Ministry, Government of India. The Ministry of Finance is composed of five departments the Department of Economic Affairs, the Department of Revenue, the Department of Expenditure, the Department of Financial Services and Department of Investment and Public Asset Management.