Dr. S Selva Kumar currently the additional chief secretary, department of skill development, entrepreneurship and livelihood, also is the secretary to the chief minister. he is an officer of the Karnataka cadre's 1997 batch, with a rich educational background covering fellowship of the institution of engineers India (civil engg), bachelors in law, masters in international development program, and also a doctorate.
as an IAS, Dr. Selva Kumar’s service in Mysore and rural districts in Bangalore as deputy commissioners has great highlights of bold initiatives and administrative reforms. apart from working in the education and health departments of the state, he was also the director at agriculture marketing, Bangalore. he has also served his term as the director to the prime ministers’ office under Shri Narendra Modi.
reforming for strategic and tactical efficiencies in the Karnataka state rural livelihood mission.