A gold medallist from Jawaharlal Nehru University, a 1981 batch Indian Administrative Service Officer, Education has remained the core field of interest and area of work for Mr. Anjani Kumar Singh. He has spearheaded several developmental and reform programmes for the state of Bihar. It was under his able guidance as Principal Secretary- Education Department that Bihar archived the highest literacy growth. Recipient of the UNESCO National Literacy Mission Award, awarded by The President of India, he was also decorated by the National Literacy Mission's Highest Decadal Growth Rate award for his exemplary services. Mr. Anjani Kumar Singh currently serves as the Principal Secretary to the Chief Minister, Govt. of Bihar.