New Delhi: Ajeeta Longjam (IFoS) has been appointed as Joint Commissioner in Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan, Delhi under the Department of School Education & Literacy, Ministry of Education. According to an order from the Department of Personnel & Training (DoPT), she has been appointed to the post under the Central Staffing Scheme for a period up to August 10, 2024 (i.e. combined tenure of 4 years at DS level) from the date of taking over charge of the post or until further orders, whichever event takes place earlier.
Longjam is an Indian Forest Service (IFoS) officer of the 2012-batch of Manipur cadre. She was recommended for Central deputation by the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change. "She may kindly be relieved of her duties immediately with instructions to take up her new assignment in the Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan," the order added.
The Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan is a system of central government schools in India that are instituted under the aegis of the Ministry of Education, Government of India. As of August 2021, it has a total of 1,248 schools in India, and three abroad in Moscow, Tehran and Kathmandu.
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