Published On: Tue, Sep 29th, 2015

10 IAS officers transferred in Himachal Pradesh

Shimla: In a top level administrative shake up, Himachal Pradesh government today shuffled ten officers of Indian Administrative Services (IAS) cadre including four Additional Chief Secretaries (ACS), one principal secretary and two secretaries.

Additional Chief Secretary (Redressal of Public Grievances), Deepak Shanan has been posted for Forests, Environment, Science and Technology in the same capacity.

Additional Chief Secretary (Redressal of Public Grievances), Deepak Shanan has been posted for Forests, Environment, Science and Technology in the same capacity.

Additional Chief Secretary (Redressal of Public Grievances), Deepak Shanan has been posted as ACS (Forests, Environment, Science and Technology). Upma Chawdhry ACS (Agriculture and IT) has been given posted of ACS (Agriculture, Fisheries and Animal Husbandry) but divested of Information Technology, which has been given to ACS, Sanjeev Gupta, along with Training and Foreign Assignment.

Tarun Shridhar, ACS ( Fisheries, Forests, Environment, Science and Technology and Horticulture) and Financial Commissioner (Revenue) has been given charge of Personnel, MPP and Power and Horticulture but divested of Fisheries, Forests, Environment, Science and Technology departments.

R D Dhiman, Principal Secretary (Industries, Labour Employment and Food, Civil Supplies and CA) shall also hold additional charge of the post Rural Development and Panchayati Raj.

Anuradha Thakur, Secretary (Social Justice and Empowerment and LAC has been posted as Secretary (Home and Vigilance) and would continue to hold additional charge of Secretary (LAC).

Onkar Chand Sharma, Secretary (Rural Development and Panchayati Raj) has been transferred as Secretary (Social Justice and Empowerment).

Dr Sandeep Bhatnagar, Director, SC, OBC and Minorities Affairs, also holding additional charge of Director of Ayurveda has been given regular charge of Ayurveda and Himachal Pradesh, Shimla has been posted as Director of Ayurveda.

M Sudha Devi, presently under order of transfer as Special Secretary (Social Justice and Empowerment) has been posted as Director, SC, OBC and Minorities Affairs while Yunus, Additional Deputy Commissioner, Shimla, has been appointed Deputy Commissioner, Chamba.

PTI

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