Union Health Secretary Preeti Sudan's name is among the most discussed at this time. She is currently winning the hearts of everyone with her work amidst the havoc of the Coronavirus. You must have seen that at present, the Union Health Ministry is working in coordination with every state of the country regarding prevention of corona. In such a situation, the names of influential Indians 2020 were included in the list recently released by Fame India magazine, one of which was the name of Union Health Secretary Preeti Sudan. Preeti Sudan has been included in this list due to her excellent performance. Preeti Sudan's name was ranked 30th in this list.
Preeti Sudan is a 1983 batch IAS officer of Andhra Pradesh cadre, currently she is the Health Secretary of the Government of India. Apart from the administration, Preeti Sudan's academic career has been excellent. Indeed, she received her M.Phil degree in Social Policy and Planning from the world-renowned London School of Economics. At the same time, she studied in public finance management from Washington.
Not only this, she has also played a consultant role in World Bank. Preeti Sudan originally hails from Haryana. At the same time, she has also held many important administrative posts. She has previously worked in the Department of Revenue and Disaster Management, Andhra Pradesh, besides working in the Ministry of Defense. With this, she has also held the post of Special Secretary in the Ministry of Women and Child Development and she has been working as Health Secretary since July 2019. At this time she is also working for migrant laborers.
She also wrote a letter to the states and in the letter asked to take care of the migrant laborers. Not only this, IS Preity Sudan of the 1983 batch Andhra Pradesh cadre has also been a major part of the planning and implementation of the world's largest health protection scheme AYUSHMAN BHARAT YOJNA. At present, with her talent and her impressive personality, she has emerged as an inspiration to millions of people and has included in the list of 50 influential Indians 2020.