On Sunday, the Appointment Committee of the Cabinet assigned Ravi Mittal as the Sports Secretary under the Youth Affairs and Sports Minister.
Earlier, Radheyshyam Julaniya was the Sports Secretary but The Information and Broadcasting Secretary will replace him amd Mittal will be the new Secretary. Mittal was the IAS officer of batch 1986 from Bihar cadre.
Julaniya held the post for little more than one year after he took over as Sports Secretary in February 2019. He was the senior IAS officer of 1985 batch from Madhya Pradesh cadre.
Along with Mittal, 23 more IAS officers have been assigned as part of the bureaucratic regiments in the different departments of the central government.