Bimal Julka will take oath as Chief Information Commissioner on March 6
New Delhi: Central Information Commissioner Bimal Julka will be administered the oath of office as Chief Information Commissioner by President Ramnath Kovind at Rashtrapati Bhawan on Friday 5 March 2020.
Julka is widely respected for his dedication and commitment to the public cause.
Before joining as Information Commissioner, Julka was Secretary to the Government of India, Ministry of Information & Broadcasting.
In his long and illustrious career as an IAS officer borne on the Madhya Pradesh cadre, Julka has held many important posts, including the posts of Director, Department of Industrial Development, Ministry of Commerce and Industry; Commissioner, Public Relations, Government of Madhya Pradesh; Director, Ministry of Civil Aviation, Government of India; Commissioner, Gwalior Division, Madhya Pradesh; Joint Secretary (G/Air), Ministry of Defence, Government of India; Resident Commissioner, Government of Madhya Pradesh, New Delhi; Additional Secretary and Director General (Currency), Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance, Government of India; Additional Secretary/Special Secretary and Financial Adviser, Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India