Ministry of Shipping
Vishwapati Trivedi has assumed the charge of Secretary in the Ministry of Shipping. He succeeds Pradeep Kumar Sinha who was appointed as Secretary (Power). Trivedi is a 1977 batch IAS officer of Madhya Pradesh cadre. Previously, he was Chairman, Inland Waterways Authority of India. He has also served as Secretary (Social Justice & Empowerment), Secretary (Mines), Special Secretary and Financial Adviser in the Ministry of Home Affairs, etc.