Anil Goswami takes over as Home Secretary
Anil Goswami has taken over as Union Home Secretary. He succeeds Raj Kumar Singh who has retired from service. Anil Goswami is an IAS officer of 1978 batch and is from the Jammu and Kashmir cadre. Before joining the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) as Officer on Special Duty (OSD) on April 27, 2013, Goswami was Secretary, Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment. He has served in the Centre in various capacities including Additional Secretary in the Union Ministry of Home Affairs.