Former Petroleum Secretary Tarun Kapoor appointed as Advisor to PM Modi


Former Petroleum secretary Tarun Kapoor (Retd.IAS:1987:HP) was appointed as an advisor to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in the Prime Minister’s Office. According to an order issued by the Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) on Monday (02.05.2022), the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the appointment of Kapoor to the post of Advisor in the rank and scale of Secretary to Government of India, initially for a period of two years from the date of joining or until further orders, whichever is earlier.

Kapoor superannuated as the Secretary of the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas on November 30, 2021.