Sanjay Mitra to be next Defence Secretary

Road and Transport Secretary Sanjay Mitra will be the next Defence Secretary, it was announced on Wednesday.

IANS| Updated: May 10, 2017, 19:54 PM IST

New Delhi: Road and Transport Secretary Sanjay Mitra will be the next Defence Secretary, it was announced on Wednesday.

Mitra, a 1982 batch IAS officer of West Bengal cadre, will succeed G. Mohan Kumar whose tenure ends May 24, said a government order.