Mr. J.P.Gupta

Mr. J.P Gupta is Commissioner of Transport, Gujarat and Commissioner of Technical Education, Gujarat. He is an IAS officer of the 1991 batch. He has served in the districts of Junagarh, Amreli, Kachchh and the Dangs as District Development Officer and Collector and as Municipal Commissioner of Bhavnagar and Rajkot. Mr. Gupta has worked for the Earthquake Rehabilitation Program of United Nations Development Program.

Mr. Gupta has also worked as Registrar of Cooperative Societies for Gujarat state serving on board of cooperatives like AMUL and for introducing othe Value Added Tax in the state of Gujarat in 1996 as Special Commissioner of Commercial Taxes. He has been a member of many National level Committees on Tax reforms (GST), Banking and Transport issues. As Transport Commissioner since 2009, he has significantly contributed to t he Sunder Committee, National Permit System and the computerization of RTOs, SWARNIM-RTO project etc.