Three Gujarat Cadre IAS officers get important positions in central government. Present Chairman of Airports Authority of India Guruprasad Mohapatra is appointed as Secretary of Department of Industry and trade in Commerce ministry.
1985 Gujarat Cadre IAS Atanu Chakroborty to be the next Economic Affairs secretary. Currently Atanu Chakroborty was DIPAM secretary.
1986 Gujarat Cadre senior IAS officer and Gujarat state GST commissioner PD Vaghela appointed as secretary in department of Pharmaceuticals, Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers.