Tag archive for ‘Chief Secretary’
By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, March 27th, 2021

Former Andhra Chief Secretary Nilam Sawhney to be new State Election Commissioner

Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], March 27 (ANI): Retired IAS officer Nilam Sawhney will be the new State Election Commissioner of Andhra Pradesh. Nilam Sawhney, former Andhra Pradesh chief secretary and adviser More...

By Ila Choudhary On Tuesday, March 16th, 2021

Maharashtra in beginning of second wave, need to step up contact tracing: Centre

New Delhi [India], March 16 (ANI): Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan wrote to Maharashtra Chief Secretary after the central team’s visit last week and observed that the state is undergoing the second wave More...

By Ila Choudhary On Friday, March 5th, 2021

Former chief secretary Sanjay Kumar appointed MERC chairman

Mumbai, Mar 5 (PTI) Retired bureaucrat Sanjay Kumar has been appointed the new chairman of the Maharashtra Electricity Regulatory Commission (MERC), an official said on Friday. Former Maharashtra chief secretary More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, February 28th, 2021

V P Joy takes charge as Kerala’s new Chief Secretary

Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], February 28 (ANI): Senior bureaucrat V P Joy on Sunday assumed charge as the new Chief Secretary of Kerala. V P Joy assumes charge as Kerala’s new Chief Secretary. (Photo/ANI) Joy More...

By Manisha Sen On Sunday, February 7th, 2021

Himalayan glacier breaks in India, up to 150 feared dead in floods

New Delhi (Reuters): As many as 150 people were feared dead in northern India after a Himalayan glacier broke and swept away a hydroelectric dam on Sunday, with floods forcing the evacuation of villages downstream. A More...

By Manisha Sen On Monday, February 1st, 2021

Alok Kumar takes over as Power Secretary

New Delhi, Feb 1 (PTI) Alok Kumar, a 1988 batch Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer of Uttar Pradesh cadre, on Monday took over as Union Power Secretary. Senior IAS officer Alok Kumar has been appointed More...

By Ila Choudhary On Friday, January 1st, 2021

S C Mohapatra assumes charge as Odisha chief secretary

Bhubaneswar, Jan 1 (PTI): Senior bureaucrat Suresh Chandra Mohapatra on Friday assumed charge as the new chief secretary and chief development commissioner of Odisha. He replaced Asit Kumar Tripathy who retired More...

By Manisha Sen On Wednesday, December 30th, 2020

P Ravi Kumar appointed new Karnataka Chief Secretary

P Ravi Kumar was today appointed as the new Chief Secretary of Karnataka. Bengaluru, Dec 30 (PTI) P Ravi Kumar, an IAS officer of the 1984 batch, has been appointed as the new Chief Secretary of Karnataka. He will More...

By Ila Choudhary On Tuesday, December 22nd, 2020

Aditya Nath Das appointed new Andhra Chief Secretary

Amaravati, Dec 22 (PTI): Aditya Nath Das, an IAS officer of the 1987 batch, has been appointed as the new Chief Secretary of Andhra Pradesh. In the wake of the end of Nilam Sawhney’s term, the Andhra Pradesh More...

By Ila Choudhary On Friday, December 11th, 2020

West Bengal Chief Secretary, DGP not to visit Delhi despite MHA summons

Kolkata, Dec 11 (PTI) A defiant West Bengal government on Friday decided not to send the state’s chief secretary and police chief to New Delhi in compliance with Union Home Ministry’s summons in the More...