A 1987 batch Uttarakhand Cadre IAS officer Om Prakash has been appointed as Chief Secretary, Government of Uttarakhand.
He is a native of Banda district in Bihar. He is a 1987 batch IAS Officer. He has also worked with Income Tax Department before his selection. He completed his initiatief training as civil servant in Jaunpur district of Uttar Pradesh. He has served as SDM Khurja, Bulandshahr, CDO, Fatehpur, DM Mau, Ghazipur, Banda, Hathras and Dehradun. He has also served as a Secretary in almost all the departments except Finance and Industries. He was promote to the post of Principal Secretary, Government of Uttarakhand in 2012. He was further promoted to the post of Additional Chief Secretary in 2017.