Dr. K. Gopal IAS.,
Principal Secretary to Government (FAC), Government of Tamil Nadu
Dr. K. Gopal is a 1992 batch IAS officer of Tamil Nadu cadre, currently the Principal Secretary to Government, Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries Department, and also holding Full Additional Charge of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Department. He has been empanelled to Additional Secretary rank level at Government of India.
He holds a graduation in Medicine from Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad and has worked across the State and Center of Indian governance. He also worked in UNICEF- India Country office at New Delhi (on UN deputation). Dr. Gopal has served as Chairman of Tobacco Board (Commerce Ministry), Development Commissioner, Handicrafts (Textiles Ministry) at Government of India.