Dr. Rajendra Kumar Kataria currently serving as the principal secretary for the department of horticulture & sericulture is a delhite. Indian Administrative Service officer from 1996 batch, is a graduate from Delhi University and holds a masters in advertising and public relations from the India institute of mass communication.
Dr. Kataria has made significant contributions from agriculture and horticulture to mining to infrastructure; with leading massive projects driving impact metrics forward.
beyond his high-impact stints at the administration, he also is a sports enthusiast and an avid marathon runner.
the project covers reforming the horticulture value chain for delivering efficiencies in post-harvest management.