Ajay Kumar Bhalla
|Home Secretary of India|
|Assumed office |
22 August 2019
|Appointed by||Appointments Committee of the Cabinet|
|Preceded by||Rajiv Gauba|
|Alma mater||University of Delhi|
Ajay Kumar Bhalla is the current Home Secretary of India. He assumed the office on 23 August 2019, succeeding Rajiv Gauba. He is a senior IAS officer of 1984 batch,  from Assam Meghalaya cadre. He received three one-year extensions in August 2020, 2021, and 2022.