Senior IAS officer Sanjeev Ranjan has been named secretary of Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH), he will take over as MoRTH secretary with effect from 1 April 2019 upon superannuation of Yudhvir Singh Malik by the end of this month. Ranjan, a 1985-batch IAS officer of Tripura cadre, is at present the chairman of National Highways Authority of India.
Nagendra Nath Sinha will replace Ranjan as the new NHAI chief. Sinha is currently Managing Director of National Highways and infrastructure Development Corporation. He will continue to hold the additional charge of this post too.