Sanjeev Chopra assumes charge as Secretary, Dept of Food and Public Distribution
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Sanjeev Chopra has assumed charge as the Secretary, Department of Food and Public Distribution with effect from 31 October 2022. He is a 1990 batch IAS officer of Odisha cadre.
Sanjeev Chopra completed his B Com Honours and MBA from FMS, Delhi University. Later, he completed his LLB from Utkal University Bhubaneswar and MSc from the London School of Economics & Political Science.
He started his career as Sub Collector in Baripada (Odisha).
He served as District Collector and District Magistrate in Koraput, Odisha from 1995 to 1997.
He served as Director/Deputy Secretary in the Department of Technical Education and Training during 1999-2000.
He served as the Managing Director of State Co-operative Banks during 2000-2004.
He has also served as Secretary in departments like Industry, General Administration, Agriculture and Home.
He has been awarded the National e-Governance Award by the Government of India for Excellence in Government Process Re-engineering for Digital Transformation in the year 2020 and 2021.
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