GANDHIDHAM : Shri Sanjay Bhatia, IAS, Chairman – Mumbai Port Trust has taken the additional charge as Chairman - Deendayal Port Trust according to reliable sources. He is a Mechanical Engineer and an MBA from Southern Cross University, Australia. He is a Maharashtra Cadre IAS Officer. He has 31 years' experience in serving at various senior levels in Government of India and Government of Maharashtra. He has held a number of important portfolios like Vice Chairman & Managing Director, CIDCO (Development of New towns, Airport, METRO), Commissioner, Sales Tax, Chairman, Maharashtra State Electricity Board, etc.
He has been awarded a number of awards like 'Ananya' Award for Fighting against corruption, E-Governance Awards, Rajiv Gandhi Gatiman Prashashan and Maha Shilpkar Award.
He replaces Shri Ravi Parmar, IAS, whose tenure ended recently.