Secret Section

Deals with awards under Jeevan Raksha Pathak, General papers on strike, Departmental Promotion Committee for the preparation of Select list, Conducting UPSC and SSC Examinations, Rules of Business of Government of Kerala.

Subject Distribution:

Assistant – SS1

  • Recommendation for Jeevan Raksha Padak and Ashoka Chakra series of awards of Government of India
  • Strikes by Government employees


Assistant – SS2

  • Departmental Promotion Committee (Lower) of General Administration Department and Finance Department for selection to the posts of Section Officers and Under Secretaries
  • Conducting Examinations of UPSC and Staff Selection Commission Ezhimala Naval Academy
  • Southern Zonal Council meeting of Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India


Assistant – SS3

  • Amendments of Rules of Business of Government of Kerala
  • Departmental Promotion Committee (Lower) 
  • Upkeep of annual property returns statement of officers upto deputy Secretary in the Secretariat
  • Meeting of Inter State Council of Ministry of Home Affairs,Government of India


Section Officer & State Public Information Officer:

Shri Jiji D. V.
General Administration (Secret Section) Department
Tel. +91 471 2518399

JointSecretary & Appellate Authority:

Shri Shine A Haq
General Administration (Secret Section) Department
Tel. +91 471 2518203

Special Secretary & Appellate Authority:

Shri R. Gopakumar
General Administration (Secret Section) Department
Tel. +91 471 2518222

Government Secretariat

Kerala Government Secretariat, the nerve-centre of administration in the State, is completing 151 glorious years. This imposing mansion, constructed in a rich blend of Romano­ Dutch architectural style, remains a giant pillar of historical significance and monumental charm.