Additional Secretary, Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, Indian Administrative Service
Policy Fellow, Centre for Science and Policy
Ms Juthika Patankar is currently Additional Secretary in the Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship in the Indian Government. She first joined the Indian Administrative Service in 1988 and was allotted to the Uttar Pradesh cadre. She has served at different levels in various departments of the Government of India and the state government of Uttar Pradesh including Atomic Energy, Tribal Affairs, Culture, Rural Development, Animal Husbandry and Health. During the course of her government service she acquired a Diploma in Public Administration from the Ecole Nationale d'Administration, Strasbourg, France.