Published On: Mon, Feb 23rd, 2015

IAS officer BVRC Purushottam moved out from Venkaiah Naidu’s PS

New Delhi: IAS officer BVRC Purushottam’s tenure as Private Secretary to Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu was abruptly ended today by the government.

BVRC Purushottam today was shifted from the post of PS to Minister of Parliamentary Affairs M Venkaiah Naidu and was appointed as PS to Mahesh Sharma, MoS for Tourism, Culture and Civil Aviation.

BVRC Purushottam

The Appointments Committee of Cabinet has approved the premature cessation of Purushottam’s charge as Private Secretary to the Parliamentary Affairs Minister, said an order issued by the Department of Personnel and Training.

A 2004-batch IAS officer of Uttarakhand cadre, Purushottam has been appointed Private Secretary to Minister of State for Tourism and Culture and also Civil Aviation, Mahesh Sharma, it said.

He has been appointed for a balance period of five years, that is, up to June 19, 2019, the order said.

PTI

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