Secretary Coordination, Cabinet Seretariat, GoI
Satish Balram Agnihotri is currently Secretary Coordination in the Cabinet Secretariat Government of India. Prior to this he was Secretary Renewable Energy and DG (Defence Acquisition), in the Ministry of Defense. He is an IAS officer of Orissa Cadre from the 1980 batch. He has done his Master’s degree in Physics followed by M. Tech in Environmental Sc and Engg from IIT Bombay. He later did an MA in Rural Development followed by a Ph. D on Sex ratio patterns in Indian Population from School of Development Studies University of East Anglia, Norwich UK. His doctoral research and further work on the problem of declining sex ratios in India has been highly acknowledged. He has also been an Adjunct Professor at CTARA (Centre for Technology Alternatives in Rural Areas), IIT Bombay.