IAS officer Vineet Joshi was given additional charge of CBSE Chairman Manoj Ahuja relieved

Vineet Joshi, Additional Secretary, Higher Education Department has been appointed as the new Chairman of CBSE. After the end of the tenure of former president Manoj Ahuja, he has been entrusted with this responsibility.

Vineet Joshi appointed as the chairman of CBSE (indic picture)

Ministry of Education (Ministry of EducationUnder Secretary Vineet Joshi (Vineet Joshi) to CBSE (CBSE) has been given the additional charge of the post of Chairman. Officials said on Monday that Joshi has been given additional charge after former CBSE chairman Manoj Ahuja was appointed OSD in the Department of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare. Vineet Joshi, Additional Secretary, Higher Education Department, has been appointed as the new Chairman of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) with immediate effect from February 14, 2022. Vineet Joshi will replace IAS Manoj Ahuja in this post. This information has been released by the Department of School Education and Literacy, Ministry of Education.

It has been informed in the official notice issued that Manoj Ahuja, IAS (OR: 1990) has been relieved from the post of Chairman, CBSE on 14.02.2022. In his place, Vineet Joshi will take over as Additional Secretary, Higher Education Department Head.

Vineet Joshi is also a body member of National Testing Agency

Originally from Uttar Pradesh, Vineet has studied at Annie Besant School and GIC in Allahabad. He holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from IIT Kanpur and a master’s degree in business administration from the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade. Vineet Joshi is a 1992 batch IAS officer of Manipur. As an IAS, he started service in the Department of Youth Affairs and Sports in Manipur. He joined the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports in 1999 as Private Secretary. From 2000 to 2001, he became the Private Secretary in the Ministry of Food Processing Industries. He was also appointed as the chairman of the Central Board of Secondary Education at the end of 2010. Vineet Joshi is currently also a member of the body of the National Testing Agency (NTA). He will take over as the chairman of CBSE with immediate effect. He has experience of working in many big education bodies.

IAS Manoj Ahuja’s tenure ends

On the other hand, IAS Manoj Ahuja is a 1990 batch civil servant of Odisha cadre. He was assigned the post of Chairman of CBSE on May 12, 2022. His term ended on Monday. He has also served as the Special Director of Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration, Mussoorie. He has now been given a special appointment in the Ministry of Agriculture.

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