Dr. Dinesh Arora, Dy. CEO (NHA) is a dynamic officer of the Indian Administrative Service (IAS), 2002 Kerala cadre. Immediately prior to his appointment as Dy. CEO, National Health Authority, he worked as Director (Health & Voluntary Action) at Niti Aayog, a federal think tank. He has contributed to shaping the Ayushman Bharat – National Health Protection Mission since its inception.
In his lustrous career spanning 15 years, Dr. Arora has several achievements to his credit. Notably, this includes contribution as Executive Director, Rural Electrification Corporation (REC) and CEO RECPDCL to expedite India’s rural electrification drive to provide universal electricity access to all households. He played an instrumental role in formulating the 'Garv App', an award winning innovative monitoring and evaluation system. As Private Secretary to Former Indian Minister of State for Communications and Information Technology and Shipping, he was actively involved in drafting and implementing triad of polices in the Communications Department.