Shri Mahender Singh
Born on 9th December 1958, Shri Mahender Singh did his M.A. in English in 1980. In 1981 he joined IRS (Customs and Central Excise). During his distinguished career he handled challenging assignments in the field of anti-smuggling, anti-drug trafficking, Central Excise Intelligence across the country and is credited with detecting number of cases of smuggling and tax-evasion as well as cracking down on international drug syndicates. He was twice awarded "Appreciation Certificate" by Union Finance Minister. He was elevated as Member, CBIC in 2017 and as Member (GST), led a team of officers in CBIC which successfully implemented GST - the biggest tax reform in India – on 1st July, 2017. He has been appointed as Hon'ble Non- Judicial Member of Lokpal on 27th March 2019.