Chandigarh: Punjab government tonight shifted 25 IAS officers and one PCS officer with immediate effect.
IAS officer Roshan Sunkaria has been posted as Financial Commissioner Rural Development and Panchayats, replacing S R Ladhar who has been posted as Principal Secretary Sports and Youth services, said an official spokesman.
Anirudh Tewari has been posted as Principal Secretary Industries and Commerce, in addition to Principal Secretary Investment Promotion.
Sarvjit Singh has been posted as Principal Secretary Transport while K A P Sinha has been given the charge of Principal Secretary Food and Civil Supplies and Principal Secretary Food Processing.
Anurag Verma has been posted as Secretary Higher Education while D K Tiwari has been shifted as MD PIDB.
J M Balamurugan has been given the charge of Secretary Local Government while Vivek Partap Singh who is Excise and Taxation Commissioner has been given additional charge of Secretary Vigilance.
R K Chaudhari has been given the charge of Commissioner Jalandhar Division and Dipinder Singh has been posted as Commissioner Roopnagar Division.
Sumer Singh Gurjar has been posted as Secretary Punjab State Commission for Protection of Child Rights while S K Raju has been given the charge of Secretary Finance Cum secretary Institutional Finance & Banking.
A S Miglani has been posted as Secretary Science, Technology & Environment while Gurkirat Kirpal, who is Special Principal Secretary to CM has been given an additional charge of Secretary Defence Services Welfare.
A S Bains has been given the charge of Commissioner Patiala Division while Gurpreet Kaur Sapra has been posted as DC Mohali.
Besides, several other IAS officers including G K Singh, Tanu Kkashyap, Sibian C and Arun Sekhri were also shifted, the spokesman said.