“Shri Mritunjay Kumar Narayan, an Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer of 1995 batch, Uttar Pradesh Cadre, (DIN: 03426753) is Joint Secretary in Ministry of Power. He has done B. Tech and M. Tech in Electrical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur. He has also done M.Sc. in Public Policy and Management from King’s College, London and LLB from Lucknow University.
In a career spanning about 25 years, he has had experience of working in various positions in the State of Uttar Pradesh. Prior to joining Ministry of Power as Joint Secretary, he had been Secretary to the Hon’ble Chief Minister, Uttar Pradesh for two years and a quarter. This position gave him over-arching experience of the entire gamut of governance in the State. He has wide experience of policy formulation and implementation as well. He had held position as Commissioner, Commercial Tax and Entertainment Tax for more than two years; these departments contribute more than 60% of tax revenue of the State. At the cutting age of administration, he has held nearly every field position in the State of Uttar Pradesh from Sub-Divisional Magistrate to Chief Development Officer to Collector to Divisional Commissioner. He also served as Director on the Board of Lucknow City Transport Services Limited and Meerut City Transport Services Limited. He is also on the Board of REC Limited and PTC India Limited as Government Nominee Director. He was appointed as Govt. Nominee Director on our Board in November, 2020.”