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AK Sharma assumes charge as Secretary, MSME

Shri A K Sharma today assumed charge as Secretary, Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises in New Delhi. Shri Sharma took over the charge of Secretary after superannuation of Shri Arun Kumar Panda (IAS:1984:Odisha) on April 30 this year. Prior to this
appointment, Shri Sharma was serving as Additional Secretary, Prime Minister’s Office.

AK Sharma is 1988 batch IAS officer of Gujarat cadre. Shri Arvind Kumar Sharma has worked in the Government of Gujarat for long at various positions including field and policy level and as Secretary to the Chief Minister of Gujarat. He has extensive experience in grass root regulatory and developmental administration. He was recognized with the best District Development Officer when he worked in Vadodara District.

He was known for his contribution in industrialization of Gujarat as Managing Director of Industrial Extension Bureau and as a pioneer of the Vibrant Gujarat experiment. His experience in infrastructure is equally noteworthy since he held the position of CEO of Gujarat Infrastructure Development Board (GIDB) for a long time. During these years, GIDB was acclaimed as the most admired infrastructure agency of the country. His contribution in setting up the Gujarat section of dedicated freight corridor and Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor as well as Dholera special investment region is also highly talked about. He created on-line administrative processes which are internationally acclaimed.

His experience of more than a decade in industry and infrastructure sectors would particularly bring lot of value in his present assignment of rejuvenating and championing the MSME Sector. While taking over, Shri Sharma appealed and emphasized upon the officers of Ministry of MSME to be vigilant on hourly basis and work hard to see that the businesses, their owners, their vendors and workers are able to sail through this unprecedented COVID resultant economic crisis. He also added that we have to work on a war footing in the coming days with this purpose.


A K Sharma, IAS (RR:1988) takes VRS

A K Sharma IAS VRS

Upon request of Shri A K Sharma for Voluntary Retirement under Rule 16(2) of the AIS(DCRB) Rules, 1958 by his Cadre Authority i.e. Government of Gujarat, Shri Arvind Kumar Sharma IAS (RR:1988), Secretary, M/o Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises stands voluntarily retired from Government service with effect from the afternoon of 11 Jan, 2021.

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A K Sharma joins BJP in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh

AK Sharma ex IAS Join BJP

Village born person who struggled to make it to IAS! Making me leave GOI’s Secretary post before two years of retirement & making me join world’s biggest party with great honor! Only Narendra Modi & BJP can do it. Grateful.


AK Sharma thanks People and Team BJP

In a recent tweet, A K Sharma showed his gratitude for the love and affection shown by Team UP BJP and Senior Leaders of the Party. He also thanked people who could joined the event with their love for BJP and Shri Narendra Modi Ji.

A K Sharma named BJP’s candidate for MLC Polls

Former IAS officer Arvind Kumar Sharma, who had joined the BJP on Thursday, is named BJP’s candidate for the upcoming legislative council (MLC) polls in Uttar Pradesh.
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