Snehlata Shrivastava

Snehlata Shrivastava is an Indian former IAS officer and civil servant who is the former Secretary General of the Lok Sabha. She belonged to 1982 batch of the Madhya Pradesh cadre. (On 1 December 2017, she is appointed as the first woman Secretary General of the Lok Sabha.[2])

Snehlata Shrivastava
Smt. Snehlata Shrivastava, Secretary-General Lok Sabha, on the first day of the Thirteenth Session of Sixteenth Lok Sabha in Parliament House on 15 December 2017 (cropped).jpg
Secretary General of the Lok Sabha
In office
01 December 2017 – 30 November 2020
Preceded byAnoop Mishra
Succeeded byUtpal Kumar Singh
Personal details
Born (1957-09-18) 18 September 1957 (age 63)

She has held several important positions in the Madhya Pradesh government as well as at the Centre. She has served as Secretary in the Ministry of Law and Justice and also as Special/Additional Secretary in the Ministry of Finance.[3]

She has also held several senior positions in the Madhya Pradesh government, including as Principal Secretary in the ministries of Culture and Parliamentary Affairs.[4]


  1. ^ govt of India portal}}
  2. ^ "Snehlata Shrivastava Is First Woman Secretary General Of Lok Sabha". NDTV. 29 November 2017. Retrieved 16 February 2018.
  3. ^ "Lok Sabha Secy Gen Snehlata Shrivastava gets one-year extension". The New Indian Express. 8 November 2018.
  4. ^ "Snehlata Shrivastava appointed Lok Sabha Secretary General". The Economic Times. 28 November 2017.