- Vjiay Kumar appointed as Director(Rolling Stock), NHSRCL
- Gaigongdin Panmei appointed as Financial Adviser, North Eastern Council
- Tenure of Ms Ishita Roy, Joint Secretary in the Dept of Higher Education extended
- Rahul Chhabra appointed as next High Commissioner of India to Republic of Kenya
- Partha Satpathy posted as next Ambassador of India to Ukrain
The 1981 batch IRS(C&CE) officer, S. Ramesh who is the Member of CBEC has been appointed as new Chairperson of Central Board of Excise & Custom(CBEC). He will succeed present chairman Vanaja N. Sarna who retires in June 2018.