The Appointment Committee of the Cabinet cleared the appointments of IAS Soumya Gupta who is currently holding the post of Education Secretary, Government of Tripura.
According to notification issues by the DoPT, Tripura cadre IAS officer Saumya Gupta is named joint secretary, department of higher education. She has given charge for five year.
Smt. Saumya Gupta IAS (Tripura 2004), has been appointed as the Chief Electoral Officer for the State of Tripura with effect from the date she takes overcharge on March last.
Previously, She has been allotted the additional charge of Resident Commissioner, Tripura Bhawan, New Delhi. As well as She had been allotted as Secretary, Education (School & Higher), Rural Development (including Panchayats), and Co-operation Departments.