Scientist M. Nair Rajeevan appointed Earth sciences secretary
Distinguished Scientist M Nair Rajeevan (54) has been appointed as Secretary of Union Ministry of Earth Sciences.
His for appointment of this post was cleared by Appointment Committee of Cabinet (ACC) chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi.
Presently, Rajeevan is serving as Director at Pune based Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology (IITM).
Earlier he had served in renowned institutions like Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) and Indian Meteorological Department (IMD).