Nandita Chatterjee was on 2 February 2015 appointed as the Secretary in the Union Ministry of Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation (HUPA).
Nandita Chatterjee succeeded Anita Agnihotri. Chatterjee's last assignment was as a Member-Secretary in National Commission for Women (NCW).
• Chatterjee is a 1980 batch IAS Officer of West Bengal Cadre. She also holds Doctoral Degree in Sociology and Anthropology.
• She served as Collector of 24 Parganas and Hughli districts and as Chief Executive Officer of Calcutta Metropolitan Development Authority.
• Chatterjee also served in the Union Ministry of Rural Development and Union Ministry of Environment & Forests.
• She has served for over six years in the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and World Health Organisation(WHO). Her last international assignment was as Capacity Development Advisor, UNDP in Afghanistan.
Who: Nandita Chatterjee
When: 2 February 2015