LC Goyal appointed as the Union Home Secretary
LC Goyal, a 1979-batch IAS officer of Kerala cadre was appointed as the Union Home Secretary on 4 February 2015. He succeeded Anil Goswami who resigned from the post.
Union Government on 4 February 2015 appointed LC Goyal as Union Home Secretary. At the time of his appointment was serving as Union Rural Development Secretary.
The term of Goyal will be for a period of two years from the date of taking over the charge. Goyal succeeded Anil Goswami who resigned on 4 February 2015.
Earlier, Goyal had served in the Home Ministry as Joint Secretary (Internal Security). He is a 1979-batch IAS officer of Kerala cadre.