The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the following:
(i) Shri A.P.Joshi,IAS(KN:78),Special Secretary, Department of Atomic Energy as Member (Finance), Atomic Energy Commission, Space Commission and Earth Commission in the rank and pay of Secretary vice Shri V.Venkateshwara Bhat, IAS(UT:76).
(ii) Shri C.B.Venkataramana, IAS(AP:82), as Additional Secretary, Department of Atomic Energy vice Shri A.P.Joshi, IAS(KN:78), on his relinquishing the charge of the post.
(iii) Shri J.N.Chamber, IAS(UP:80), at present in the cadre, as Secretary, National Commission for Scheduled Castes, in the pay of Additional Secretary.
(iv) Shri B.Vijayan, IAS(UT:82) at present in the cadre, as Director General, National Productivity Council under Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, Ministry of Commerce and Industry in the pay of Additional Secretary.