Kerketta has given her service in Maharashtra cadre
Dr. Mary Neelima Kerketta, a 1994 batch IAS officer, has served in the Maharashtra cadre. She has worked as Principal Secretary in Public Health Department in the Government of Maharashtra and CEO in Maharashtra State Khadi Village Industries Board and other important positions. Dr Kerketta was on central deputation for 5 years. His father Dr. R. Kerketta has also been the Vice Chancellor of Birsa Agricultural School and he was a well-known agricultural scientist.
Amitabh Choudhary retired on 6th July
Prior to this, former IPS Amitabh Choudhary had retired on 6 July as the chairman of JPSC. The post of JPSC President was vacant after his retirement. Now with the appointment of Dr. Mary Neelima Kerketta as the President, the process of filling the vacancies through JPSC is likely to accelerate.