Published On: Wed, Feb 3rd, 2016

PWD engineer-in-chief appointed as Secretary

PWD engineer-in-chief Sarvagya Srivastava got additional charge of Secretary to Delhi government.

PWD engineer-in-chief Sarvagya Srivastava got additional charge of Secretary to Delhi government.

New Delhi: The Delhi Government has elevated engineer-in-chief of Public Works Department (PWD) to Secretary in the department, breaking away from the convention of appointing an IAS officer to the post.

PWD’s engineer-in-chief Sarvagya Srivastava, who was recently appointed as Special Secretary of the department, has been given additional charge of Secretary by the government.

PWD Minister Satyendar Jain has issued an order elevating Srivastava to the post of Secretary.

A senior government official said that as Srivastava has been elevated to the Secretary level, he will look after the administrative works besides technical aspects in the PWD.

PTI

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