IAS RESHUFFLE

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MP government transfers 17 IAS officers in a major reshuffle

The Madhya Pradesh government has transfered as many as 17 IAS officers in a major bureaucratic reshuffle that included seven collectors. This is second such major bureaucratic rejig during the present BJP government after as many as 50 senior IAS officers were given new postings on May 9.

The collectors shifted on June 7 included those from Dewas, Dhar, Mandla, Narsinghpur, Rewa, Singrauli and Agar Malwa districts. Of these districts, Dewas and Dhar have emerged as Covid-19 hotspots while Rewa is heading towards an alarming situation.

Apart from the collectors, Commissioner Indore Division Akash Tripathi (IAS: 1998:MP) was transferred as managing director, Madhya Pradesh Power Management Company Ltd, Jabalpur while Dr Pawan Kumar Sharma (IAS:1999:MP), commissioner (field), Narmada Valley Development Authority, Indore became the new commissioner of Indore.

Commissioner of Bhopal Municipal Corporation, B Vijay Dutta(IAS: 2011:MP), was shifted to the state secretariat. Rishi Garg (IAS:2013:MP) was appointed as director of the Industrial Development Corporation, Bhopal through another order by the government.

08 Jun 2020
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Five senior IAS officers reshuffled in Tamil Nadu

The Tamil Nadu Government, on Sunday, effected a minor reshuffle of IAS officers. As many as five senior IAS officers were transferred and posted as follows:

  1. Vikram Kapur (IAS:1988:TN) was posted as Additional Chief Secretary (ACS), Tourism, Culture and Religious Endowments Department replacing Dr Sandeep Saxena (IAS:1989:TN). Presently, Kapur is CMD of Tamil Nadu Electricity Board (TNEB) & Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation Limited (Tangedco), and Chairman, Tamil Nadu Transmission Corporation Limited (Tantransco).
  2. Pradeep Yadav (IAS:1992:TN), presently Principal Secretary and MD, Chennai Metro Rail Limited was given full additional charge of TNEB and Tangedco as CMD, and Chairman, Tantransco, till further orders.
  3. Dr Sandeep Saxena (IAS:1989:TN) was transferred and posted as ACS, Environment and Forest Department, a post held by Shambu Kallolikar (IAS:1991:TN).
  4. Shambu Kallolikar (IAS:1991:TN) was transferred and posted as Principal Secretary, Handlooms, Handicrafts, Textiles and Khadi Department, replacing Pradeep Yadav who held additional charge of the department.
  5. S K Prabakar (IAS:1989:TN), presently working as ACS, Home, Prohibition and Excise Department, was given full additional charge of the post of Principal Secretary, Energy Department in the place of A Karthik (IAS:1996:TN), who held additional charge of the department.

07 Jun 2020
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MP government transfers 17 IAS officers in a major reshuffle

By IndianMandarins 08 Jun 2020

The Madhya Pradesh government has transfered as many as 17 IAS officers in a major bureaucratic reshuffle that included seven collectors. This is second such major bureaucratic rejig during the present BJP government after as many as 50 senior IAS officers were given new postings on May 9.

The collectors shifted on June 7 included those from Dewas, Dhar, Mandla, Narsinghpur, Rewa, Singrauli and Agar Malwa districts. Of these districts, Dewas and Dhar have emerged as Covid-19 hotspots while Rewa is heading towards an alarming situation.

Apart from the collectors, Commissioner Indore Division Akash Tripathi (IAS: 1998:MP) was transferred as managing director, Madhya Pradesh Power Management Company Ltd, Jabalpur while Dr Pawan Kumar Sharma (IAS:1999:MP), commissioner (field), Narmada Valley Development Authority, Indore became the new commissioner of Indore.

Commissioner of Bhopal Municipal Corporation, B Vijay Dutta(IAS: 2011:MP), was shifted to the state secretariat. Rishi Garg (IAS:2013:MP) was appointed as director of the Industrial Development Corporation, Bhopal through another order by the government.

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Five senior IAS officers reshuffled in Tamil Nadu

By IndianMandarins 07 Jun 2020

The Tamil Nadu Government, on Sunday, effected a minor reshuffle of IAS officers. As many as five senior IAS officers were transferred and posted as follows:

  1. Vikram Kapur (IAS:1988:TN) was posted as Additional Chief Secretary (ACS), Tourism, Culture and Religious Endowments Department replacing Dr Sandeep Saxena (IAS:1989:TN). Presently, Kapur is CMD of Tamil Nadu Electricity Board (TNEB) & Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation Limited (Tangedco), and Chairman, Tamil Nadu Transmission Corporation Limited (Tantransco).
  2. Pradeep Yadav (IAS:1992:TN), presently Principal Secretary and MD, Chennai Metro Rail Limited was given full additional charge of TNEB and Tangedco as CMD, and Chairman, Tantransco, till further orders.
  3. Dr Sandeep Saxena (IAS:1989:TN) was transferred and posted as ACS, Environment and Forest Department, a post held by Shambu Kallolikar (IAS:1991:TN).
  4. Shambu Kallolikar (IAS:1991:TN) was transferred and posted as Principal Secretary, Handlooms, Handicrafts, Textiles and Khadi Department, replacing Pradeep Yadav who held additional charge of the department.
  5. S K Prabakar (IAS:1989:TN), presently working as ACS, Home, Prohibition and Excise Department, was given full additional charge of the post of Principal Secretary, Energy Department in the place of A Karthik (IAS:1996:TN), who held additional charge of the department.

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Delhi LG effects a major bureaucratic rejig: 14 IAS officers get new posting

By IndianMandarins 24 Feb 2020

Lieutenant Governor of Delhi Anil Baijal has effected a major bureaucratic reshuffle in which as many as 14 senior IAS officers have been transferred and posted in various departments.

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Rajasthan: 30 IAS officers reshuffled ib a major rejig

By IndianMandarins 09 Feb 2020

The Rajasthan Government on Saturday has transferred as many as 30 senior IAS officers in a major bureaucratic reshuffle. Sudhansh Pant (IAS:1991:RJ) who recently repatriated to cadre state was posted as Principal Secretary, Department of Environment and Forests.

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Additional Secretary (GoI) level appointments cleared

By IndianMandarins 13 Dec 2019

The NaMo administration on Friday effected a major appointment and in-situ elevation at Additional Secretary level as follows:

  1. Ms B V Umadevi (IFoS:1987:CG), presently in the cadre, appointed as Additional Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change.
  2. Rajiv Bansal (IAS:1988:NL), presently AS&FA, appointed as Additional Secretary, Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas.
  3. Rajesh Aggarwal (IAS:1989:MH), DG (Training) in Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, appointed as AS&FA in the Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas vice Rajiv Bansal.
  4. Manoj Joshi (IAS:1989:KL), presently in the cadre, as Additional Secretary, Ministry of Food Processing Industries.
  5. Chandan Sinha, (IAS:1989:WB), presently in the cadre, appointed as Director General, National Archives of India, Ministry of Culture in the rank and pay of Additional Secretary.
  6. Ms. Anita Praveen (IAS:1989:TN), Additional Secretary and Financial Adviser, Department of Posts, appointed as Additional Secretary, Department of Telecommunications.
  7. Sanjay Malhotra (IAS:1990:RJ), presently in the cadre, appointed as Additional Secretary, Ministry of Power.
  8. Niten Chandra (IAS:1990:OR), presently in the cadre, appointed as Secretary, Central Information Commission in the rank and pay of Additional Secretary.
  9. Ms. Meeta R Lochan (IAS:1990:MH), ADG, Foreign Trade in the Department of Commerce, appointed as Member Secretary, National Commission for Women inthe rank and pay of Additional Secretary.
  10. Gudey Srinivas (IAS:1990:OR), presently in the cadre, appointed as AS&FA, Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution.
  11. Kamran Rizvi (IAS:1991:UP), Additional Secretary, Department of Rural Development, appointed as Additional Secretary, Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs.
  12. Rajlt Punhani (IAS:1991:BH), CVO in NTPC, appointed as Additional Secretary & Financial Advisor, Ministry of Home Affairs vice Bhupendra Singh (IAS:985:UP) upon his superannuation on 31.12.2019.
  13. Subhas Chandra Lal Das (IAS:1992:UT), JS in MHA, appointed as DG, Hydrocarbons Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas in the rank and pay of Additional Secretary vice V P Joy (IAS:1987:KL).
  14. Sanjeev Kaushik (IAS:1992:KL), presently in the Cadre, appointed as Additional Secretary, Department of Financial Services vice Ravi Mittal (IAS:1986:BH)
  15. Sanjay Kumar (IAS:1992:NL), Joint Secretary in the Department of School Education & Literacy, appointed as AS&FA in the Ministry of Road Transport & Highways vice Shambhu Singh (IAS:1986:MN) upon his superannuation on 31.12.2019.
  16. Ms. Nidhi Khare (IAS:1992:JH), Joint Secretary in the Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change, appointed as Additional Secretary, Department of Consumer Affairs.
  17. Vineet Joshi (IAS:1992:MN), presently Director General, National Testing Agency, Ministry of Human Resource Development, was in-situ elevated in the rank and pay of Additional Secretary.

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Major Secretary level reshuffle effected at Centre

By IndianMandarins 13 Dec 2019

The NaMo administration on Friday effected a major bureaucratic rejig at the level of Secretary and Special Secretary as follows:

  1. R Subrahmanyam (IAS:1985:AP) appointed as Secretary, Department of Social Justice & Empowerment vice Neelam Sawhney (IAS:1984:AP). Presently, he is Secretary, Department of Higher Education.
  2. Amit Khare (IAS:1985:JH) appointed as Secretary, Department of Higher Education vice R Subrahmanyam (IAS:1985:AP). Presently, he is Secretary, Ministry of Information & Broadcasting. Khare to hold the additional charge of   Department of School Education & Literacy.
  3. Arun Goel (IAS:1985:PB) appointed as Department of Heavy Industry Secretary, vice Asha Ram Sihag (IAS:1983:HP) upon his superannuation on 31.12.2019. Presently, he is Secretary, Ministry of Culture.
  4. Kshatrapati Shivaji (IAS:1986:MH) appointed as Secretary, Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances. Presently, he is Executive Director, Asian Development Bank. He will also hold the additional charge of Department of Pensions and Pensioners Welfare.
  5. Ravi Mittal (IAS:1986:BH) appointed as Secretary, Ministry of Information & Broadcasting vice Amit Khare. Presently, he is Special Secretary, Department of Financial Services.
  6. T V Somanathan (IAS:1987:TN), presently in the Cadre, appointed as Secretary, Department of Expenditure vice G C Murmu.
  7. Rajesh Bhushan (IAS:1987:BH) appointed as Secretary, Department of Rural Development vice Amarjeet Sinha (IAS:1983:BH) upon his superannuation on 31.12.2019. Presently he is Secretary (Coordination), Cabinet Secretariat
  8. V P Joy (IAS:1987:KL) appointed as Secretary (Coordination), Cabinet Secretariat vice Rajesh Bhushan. Presently, Joy is DG, Hydrocarbons.
  9. Sunil Kumar (IAS:1987:UP) appointed as Secretary, Ministry of Panchayati Raj. Presently, he is Special Secretary, Department of Commerce.
  10. Barun Mitra (IAS:1987:MN) appointed as OSD, Department of Justice under Ministry of Law and Justice. Presently, he is Special Secretary, Department of Defence Production
  11. Praveen Kumar (IAS:1987:TN) appointed as Secretary, Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship vice Dr K P Krishnan (IAS:1983:KN) upon his superannuation on 31.12.2019. Presently, he is Special Secretary, Ministry of New and Renewable Energy.
  12. Sushil Kumar (IAS:1987:TR) appointed as Secretary, Ministry of Mines vice Anil G Mukhim. Presently, he is  Additional Secretary, Department of Agricultural Research and Education and Secretary, Indian Council of Agricultural Research.
  13. Radheyshyam Julaniya (IAS:1985:MP), Secretary, Department of Sports has been given the additional charge of the post of Secretary, Department of Youth Affairs  upon superannuation of Ms. Upma Chawdhry (IAS:1983:HP)

Further, various officers presently serving at Additional Secretary and Special Secretary rank have been in-situ elevated to Special Secretary and Secretary rank by temporarily upgrading the post;

  1. Rameshwar Prasad Gupta (IAS:1987:GJ), Additional Secretary, NITI Aayog, as Special Secretary, NITI Aayog.
  2. Pradeep Kumar (IAS:1987:KL) Project Director, National Disaster Management elevated in the rank of Special Secretary.
  3. Debasish Panda (IAS:1987:UP), Additional Secretary, Department of Financial Services, elevated as Special Secretary, Department of Financial Services.
  4. Tarun Kapoor (IAS:1987:HP), Vice Chairman, DDA elevated in the rank and pay of Secretary.
  5. Bimbadhar Pradhan (IAS:1987:BH), Additional Secretary and Financial Adviser (AS&FA), Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, elevated as Special Secretary & FA.
  6. Ram Mohan Mishra (IAS:1987:AM), Additional Secretary and Development Commissioner, MSME as Special Secretary and DC, MSME.
  7. T K Manojkumar (IAS:1987:KL), Additional Secretary, Warehousing Development and Regulatory Authority elevated in the rank & pay of Special Secretary, WDRA.
  8. Rajesh Verma (IAS:1987:OR), Additional Secretary, Department of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare as Special Secretary in the same department.
  9. Rajesh Kumar Chaturvedi (IAS:1987:MP) AS&FA, Ministry of Culture as Special Secretary & FA Ministry of Culture.
  10. Ajay Tirkey (IAS:1987:MP), Additional Secretary, Ministry of Women and Child Development as Special Secretary, Ministry of Women and Child Development.
  11. Sanjay Kumar Mishra (IRS IT:1984), Director, Enforcement Directorate elevated in the rank and pay of Secretary.
  12. Prem Kumar Kataria (IA&AS:1985), Additional Secretary, Ministry of Textiles, as Special Secretary, Ministry of Textiles.
  13. Prashant Kumar (IFS:1985:MP), Additional Secretary, Department of Rural Development as Special Secretary, Department of Rural Development.

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Major rejig of IAS officers by Puducherry LG Kiran Bedi

By IndianMandarins 26 Sep 2019

LG Puducherry Kiran Bedi has made some changes in the Union Territory administration with around nine officials getting new allocations or reallocation with immediate effect.

These included:

  1. Ashwini Kumar (IAS:AGMU:1992), who is chief secretary to the government, will now also function as Principal Secretary (Finance)
  2. A Anbarasu (IAS:AGMU:1996), Development Commissioner, Puduchery, will hold additional charge of Port
  3. Shurvir Singh (IAS:AGMU:2004), secretary to government, will be handling subjects like Finance, Planning, Research and Public Work
  4. Ashok Kumar (IAS:AGMU:2006), secretary to the government, will now be taking care subjects like Labour and Co-operative
  5. Devesh Singh (IAS:AGMU:2008), secretary to government, will look after Power, Art and Culture
  6. Prashant Kumar Panda (IAS:AGMU:2008), secretary to government, will look after subjects like Health and Forest
  7. K Mahesh (IAS:AGMU:2009), secretary to government, will take care of Information and Publicity, HRI, Wakf and Minorities Affairs, Housing, Town and Country Planning and GAD
  8. Arjun Sharma (IAS:AGMU:2015), secretary to government, will look after Information Technology, Fire Service and Science, Technology and Environment and he will also work as Special Secretary (Personal) till Soumya, IAS rejoins her duty and
  9. Poorva Garg (IAS:AGMU:2015), secretary to government, will be taking care of the department of Fisheries and Tourism.  

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Secretary level reshuffle effected; Ajay Bhalla will be next Home Secretary

By IndianMandarins 24 Jul 2019

The NaMo administration on Wednesday effected a major bureaucratic reshuffle. Altogether 11 officers appointed as Secretary in various ministries and department.

  • Ajay Kumar Bhalla (IAS:1984:AM)  appointed as OSD in the Ministry of Home Affairs with immediate effect. Presently he is Secretary, Ministry of Power.  He will replace Rajiv Gauba (IAS:1982:JH), the outgoing Union Home Secretary completing his tenure on July 31, 2019.
  • Mrs Anuradha Mitra (IP&TA&FS:1982) appointed as Secretary, Department of Official Language, Ministry of Home Affairs. Presently she is  Member (Finance), Digital Communications Commission, Department of Telecommunications.
  • Atanu Chakraborty (IAS:1985:GJ) appointed as Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs. He replaces Subhash Chandra Garg on his appointment as Secretary, Ministry of Power. Presently he is  Secretary, Department of Investment and Public Asset Management (DIPAM) under Ministry of Finance.
  • Subhash Chandra Garg (IAS:1983:RJ) appointed as Secretary, Ministry of Power. Presently he is Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance. He replaces Ajay Bhalla on his appointment as OSD in MHA.
  • Anshu Prakash (IAS:1986:UT) appointed as Secretary, Department of Telecommunications. Presently, he is Additional Secretary, Department of Telecommunications. He replaces  Ms Aruna Sundararajan (IAS:1982:KL) retiring this month end.
  • Anil Kumar Khachi (IAS:1986:HP), presently in cadre state of Himachal Pradesh, appointed as Secretary, Department of Investment and Public Asset Management, Ministry of Finance vice Atanu Chakraborty.
  • R S Shukla (IAS:1986:WB), presently in the cadre, appointed as Secretary, Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs against existing vacancy.
  • G V Venugopala Sarma (IAS:1986:OR), presently in the cadre, appointed as Member Secretary, National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) in the rank and pay of Secretary by temporarily upgrading the post.
  • Guruprasad Mohapatra (IAS:1986:GJ), presently Chairman, AAI, appointed as Secretary, Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade Ministry of Commerce & Industry. He replaces Ramesh Abhishek (IAS:1982:BH) retiring this month end.
  • Ravi Capoor (IAS:1986:AM), presently in the cadre, appointed as Secretary, Ministry of Textiles against existing vacancy.
  • Atul Chaturvedi (IAS:1986:AM), presently Additional Secretary, Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade, appointed as Secretary, Department of Animal Husbandry & Dairying, Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry & Dairying. He replaces  Tarun Shridhar (IAS:1984:HP) retiring this month end.
  • P D Vaghela (IAS:1986:GJ), presently in the cadre, appointed as Secretary, Department of Pharmaceuticals, Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers.

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