IAS, Principal Secretary(Retd.) Govt. of Maharashtra
Sh. Kuljit. S. Sidhu, an IAS, who was also the Former Principal Secretary for the Govt. of Maharashtra) has held a number of respectable positions all through his professional career. He started his career as a Commissioned Officer in the Army and Border Security Force, which was followed by other designations such as Assistant Collector, Chief Executive Officer, Collector and District Magistrate, Deputy General Manager, and Divisional Commissioner. In the year 1986, he became the Secretary of Rural Development and Planning under Govt. of Maharashtra. From 1988 to 1993 K.S. Sidhu, served at the position of being the Chairman and Director of National Textile Corporation Ltd. He has also played the role of Secretary, General Administration & Secretary, Public Health under the Govt. of Maharashtra. In 1993, he took his office as the Principal Secretary and Special Commissioner of Earthquake Relief and Rehabilitation and successfully accomplished his responsibilities. For the term 1996 to 1998, K.S. Sidhu served as the Senior Project Coordinator of the World Bank. After this, he became the Independent Consultant of the World Bank. Throughout his life, K.S. Sidhu has attended many international conferences across the globe. He has also received many awards and Merit certificates from the Maharashtra Govt. & World Bank.