Hari Krishna Dwivedi (IAS) Biography, Age, DOB, IAS Batch, Family & More


Hari Krishna Dwivedi is an Indian IAS officer of the West Bengal cadre. He is a 1988 batch IAS officer. He replaced by Alapan Bandyopadhyay and appointed as Bengal’s new chief secretary.

NameHari Krishna Dwivedi
NicknameHK Dwivedi
Date of birth20 Jun1963
Age57 Years (as of 1 Jun 2021)
Birth PlaceKunwar Vasith village, District Hardoi, Utter Pradesh
FatherRP Dwivedi
MotherNot known
Marital statusMarried
WifeNot known
Sister(s)Not known
BrotherNot known
SchoolNot known
CollegeUniversity of Lakhnau
Educational QualificationPost Graduate
ProfessionIAS Officer, chief secretary of Bengal.
IAS Batch1988
HobbyNot known
Telephone number033-23211104
Email IDacs.devpl@nic.in &

Early Life

He was born on 20 Jun1963 in Utter pradesh. Currently (On May 2021) he is 57 years old. Hari Krishna Dwivedi is from Kunwar Vasith village, District Hardoi, Utter Pradesh. His father’s name is R.P. Dwivedi. Hari Krishna Dwivedi has two sisters and a brother. He has completed his MSc from Lakhnau University. After completing MSc he was selected in IFS and after some time of work, he was selected in IAS. Today he is the chief secretary of Bengal. Before this, he has also worked as an Additional Secretary in the Finance Ministry of Bengal.

Harikrishna Dwivedi is a member of the Electricity Corporation of West Bengal since 2012.


After completing MSc he got selected in IFS. For few years he worked as IFS and then he got selected in IAS. Harikrishna Dwivedi is a member of the Electricity Corporation of West Bengal since 2012.

In 2020 he was posted as Additional Chief Secretary- Home and Hil| Affairs Department with additional charge of Parliamentary Affairs Department and Department of Planning and Statistics and Department of Programme Monitoring.

After retirement of Alapan Bandyopadhyay (who is just 1 year senior to H.K. Dwivedi) CM of West Bengal Mamta Banerji appointed Hari Krishna Dwivedi as a chief secretary of Bengal.

Contact details

His telephone number is 033-23211104 and his fax id is 033-23211252. His emails are acs.devpl@nic.in &


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