New Delhi, Jun 7: The Centre on Friday gave three month extension in service to Union Cabinet Secretary Pradeep Kumar Sinha, an official notification said here.
“Mr Sinha has been given extension for a period of three months beyond June 12 or until further order, whichever is earlier”, a notification by the Appointment Committee of Cabinet said.
Mr Sinha, a 1977 batch IAS officer belonging to UP cadre, has been granted extension in service for the third time. He was earlier given two extensions till June 12, 2019.
He was appointed Cabinet Secretary in 2015 for two years and got his first extension for a year in 2017 and the second one in 2018.