Yogendra Tripathi joins Tourism Ministry as new Secretary

Yogendra Tripathi IAS

In a reshuffle by the Government of India, Yogendra Tripathi has been appointed as the Secretary, Ministry of Tourism. Tripathi will replace Rashmi Verma.

A 1985 Karnataka Cadre IAS, Tripathy has been Chairman & Managing Director of Food Corporation of India prior to his new appointment as Secretary Tourism. Prior to his position in the FCI, he has served as the Joint Secretary in the Department of School Education.

He has also served at various levels of the government at the State, Karnataka, and in the Central departments during his more than three decade long career.