Akhilesh govt carries out major reshuffle in top bureaucracy
Lucknow: Close on the heels of two major transfers involing 94 IPS officers in Uttar Pradesh, the Akhilesh Yadav government Thursday carried out a reshuffle in top bureaucracy by transferring 27 IAS officers, including district magistrates.
The transfer order of Abhishek Singh as Chief Development Officer, Banda, has been cancelled and he has now been posted as CDO, Mathura.
Principal Secretary, Language, Shailesh Krishna has been relieved from the charge of Labour Department.
Arun Kumar Sinha, who was on the wait list has been posted as Principal Secretary, Labour.
Raj Pratap Singh, who was on the wait list, has been posted as Principal Secretary, Medical Education. Amit Mohan Prasad has been relieved from the additional charge of Dairy Development.
Principal Secretary, Backward Welfare, Rajnish Gupta has been shifted to Animal Husbandry.
Principal General, Administration, Archana Agarwal has been transferred to Dairy Development.
Divisional Commissioner Kapur Mohd Iftakharuddin has been relieved from the charge of Director, Handloom and Textile.
Commissioner, Industry, L Ventakeswar has been given additional charge of Director, Handloom.
Director, Social Audit, Shanker Singh has been given additional charge of Secretary, Rural Development.
Suresh Chandra has been relieved from the additional charge of Commissioner, Land Consolidation. Divisional Commissioner, Chitrakoot, Murlidhar Dubey has beeb posted in his place.
Special Secretary, Health, Priti Shukla has been transferred as DM Balrampur, whereas Administrator Sharda Management Project, Abhay has been posted as DM Bahraich.
Special Secretary, Technical Education, Bhanu Chandra Goswami has been posted as DM Jaunpur. Director, NEDA, Kumar Ravikant Singh has been put on wait list.
Managing Director, Poornvanchal Vidyut Vitaran Nigam, Kajal has been posted as Director NEDA.
State Project Officer of Education for All, Kumudlata Srivastava has been transferred as Additional Director, UP Institue for Administrative and Management Academy. Transfer of Chief Devlopment Officer, Mainpuri, Andra Vawmsi has been cancelled and he has been posted in Mathura.
Joint Magistrate, Ghaziabad, Krishan Karunesh has been posted as Chief Development Officer at the same place. Joint Magistrate, Sitapur, Mahendra Bahadur Singh has been posted as CDO Shahjahanpur.
Special Secretary, Home Department, Arun Kumar Mishra has been shifted to Child Development.
The state government had effected a major reshuffle in police administration by transferring 114 IPS offiers since Tuesday, which included district chiefs of several districts.