Department of School Education & Literacy


Name & Designation Telephone/E-mail Official Address
Image Smt. Anita Karwal
email: secy[dot]sel[at]nic[dot]in
124-C, Shastri Bhawan, New Delhi


Name & Designation Telephone/E-mail Official Address
  Ms. Rekha Dawar
PPS to Secy.
Rekha +91-11-23387859(Fax)
email: -
124-C, Shastri Bhawan, New Delhi
PPS to Secy.
124-C, Shastri Bhawan, New Delhi

Bureau Heads

Name & Designation Work Allocated Telephone/E-mail Official Address
Image Smt. Lamchonghoi Sweety Changsan
JS (Institutions)
  1. Kendriya Vidyalay Sangathan (KVS),
  2. Navodaya Vidhyalaya Samiti (NVS),
  3. National Council for Education Research and Training (NCERT),
  4. Central Tibetan Schools Administration (CTSA),
  5. National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS),
  6. All School Education Boards,
  7. Matters relating to school education in UTs,
  8. Matters relating to UTs,
  9. Matters relating to Private Schools,
  10. Indo Mangolian School,
  11. Special Campaigns/Programme for School Education - Fit India,
  12. EBSB, Fundamental Duties and Swachhta Abhiyan, etc.
email: lschangsan[at]nic[dot]in
107A-D, Shastri Bhawan, New Delhi
Image Sh. Madan Mohan
Accounts Organization +91-11-23382697(O)
e-mail: m[dot]mohan[at]gov[dot]in
515-C, Shastri Bhawan, New Delhi
Maneesh Garg Sh. Maneesh Garg
All Matters under the Samagra Shiksha pertaining to :
  1. Policy & Planning,
  2. Finance, Budget,
  3. Learning Assessment,
  4. Teachers & Principals
  5. NCTE
  6. Vocational Education
  7. Model Schools
  8. Work relating to DBT and Aadhar
  9. RTE
  10. Appointment of Language Teachers (ALT) Scheme
  11. Infrastructure
  12. Access
  13. Swachh Vidyalaya including Puraskar
  14. World Bank
  15. UNICEF
  16. Coordination
  17. PISA
  18. NIEPA
e-mail: maneesh[dot]garg[at]nic[dot]in
217-C, Shastri Bhawan, New Delhi
Santosh Kumar Yadav Sh. Santosh Kumar Yadav
Joint Secretary (SS-I)
All Matters under Samagra Shiksha pertaining to
  1. Early Childhood Education (ECE)/Pre-Primary
  2. Promotion of Sports/Games/Play
  3. Promotion of Reading/Libraries
  4. Yoga in Schools
  5. life Skills
  6. Inclusive Education (Girls, Differently Abled, SC/ST, etc, including KGBV)
  7. Equity
  8. Experiential Learning including Rangotsav, Language Festival, etc.
  9. Adolescent Education
  10. Mahila Samakhya, and also
  11. Scheme for Providing Quality Education in Madrasas (SPQEM)
  12. Scheme for Infrastructure Development in Minority Institutions(IDMI)
  13. National Means-cum-Merit Scholarship Scheme
  14. National Scheme for Incentive to the Girls Child for Secondary Education
  15. Project Monitoring Division and Dashboard of both the Departments
e-mail: yadavsk[dot]up[at]nic[dot]in
107A-D, Shastri Bhawan, New Delhi
Vipin Kumar Sh. Vipin Kumar
JS(AE & Coord)
Adult Education & Literacy, Saakshar Bharat Mission,
Scheme for Assistance to Voluntary Agencies for Adult Education and Skill Development, Directorate of Adult Education (DAE).
Coordination & Parliamentary work of Dept. of School Education & Literacy including PRAGATI,
UT Portal of NITI Aayog, e-Office, National Component, All reviews by PM, Group of Secretaries, etc.
Administration & International Cooperation relating to D/o SE&L, e-Samiksha, LIMBS.
e-mail: jscord-mhrd[at]nic[dot]in
107A-D, Shastri Bhawan, New Delhi
Image Sh. Ram Chandra Meena
Joint Secretary (MDM)
Mid-Day Meal Scheme, National Awards to Teachers (NAT), National Bal Bhawan (NBB), National Foundation for Teacher Welfare (NFTW),
Health and Nutrition component of Samagra Shiksha, Media, Vice-Chairperson KVS, Operation Digital Board.
e-mail: r[dot]cmeena[at]gov[dot]in
116-C, Shastri Bhawan, New Delhi
Darshana-M-Dabral Smt. Darshana M Dabral
Finance & Accounts +91-11-23382696(O)
email: jsfa[dot]edu[at]gov[dot]in
120-C, Shastri Bhawan, New Delhi
Image Sh. P K Banerjee
Statistics relating to School Education,
Supply of data to UNESCO Institute of Statistics (UIS) and other International Agencies,
Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs),
Publications "Examination Results", "Education Statistics at a Glance", "Selected Information on School Education",
Index of Service (Education), Production, Population Projection, Coordination work with Ministries Concerning data Convergence,
Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), Concurrent Analysis of UDISE+ data and PGI Data,
Analysis of Major Reports, Content of SHAGUN repository, Aspirational Districts, Education for All (EFA)
Room No.1, West Block-II, Wing-VI, R.K. Puram, New Delhi