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Dr. Hasmukh Adhia is an IAS officer by profession, presently working as Revenue Secretary, Ministry of Finance, Government of India. In his present position, he deals with matters relating to Income-tax, Custom & Excise Duty, GST etc. and reports to the Finance Minister on these matters.

 

Dr. Hasmukh Adhia has got a basic degree in Accountancy. He is a Gold medalist from Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore and he holds a Ph.D. in Yoga from Swami Vivekanand Yoga University, Bangalore.

 

Prior to the current posting he was Secretary, Department of Financial Services, Ministry of Finance, Govt. of India for the period from November, 2014 till August, 2015. As Secretary, Financial Services, he is credited with many new strategies for banking reforms such as Gyan Sangam and Indra Dhanush as well social security schemes of Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojna, Jivan Jyoti Bima Yojna and Atal Pension Yojana, as also for the scheme of micro-financing of Mudra. Earlier, he worked at the State level in Government of Gujarat as Additional Chief Secretary, Finance Department, Principal Secretary (Education), Principal Secretary to Chief Minister of Gujarat (2003-2006), etc. In his first tenure in Govt. of India, he worked as Director in Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion during 1994 to 1999.

 

He writes columns on spirituality in newspapers like DNA and Times of India. He has also authored two books of Human Resource Management in Government.