Sheela Balakrishnan appointed new Chief Secretary of Tamilnadu.
Sheela Balakrishnan, a 1976 batch IAS officer, will be the Chief Secretary of Tamilnadu. She will also supersede her husband R Balakrishnan, who is the senior most IAS officer in the state. Balakrishnan is also from her batch. Sheela will replace Debendranath Sarangi as the next Chief Secretary of Tamil Nadu. Sheela Balakrishnan will be the third woman chief secretary of the state.