Rajni Razdan sworn-in as Member, UPSC

NetIndian News Network

New Delhi, April 19 2010

Ms Rajni Razdan, former Secretary, Department of Administrative Reforms & Public Grievances, Government of India, took the oath of office and secrecy as Member, Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) here today.

The oath was administered by UPSC Chairman D P Agrawal, an official press release said.

An Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer of Haryana Cadre (1973 batch), Ms Razdan has held several important assignments both in Haryana and at the Centre.

Her assignments at the Centre included Joint Secretary in the Ministry of Food and Additional Secretary in the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions. In her home cadre, her assignments included Secretary, Cooperation and Public Health, Principal Secretary, Housing and Chairman, Haryana Housing Board.

Author of a number of publication, she became Secretary to the Government of India in the Department of Pension & Administrative Reforms & Public Grievances in February 2007.