Giridhar, currently, Secretary, Road Transport and Highways. has been appointed as Officer on Officer on Special Duty, Department of Defence, and will take over as Defence Secretary following superannuation of incumbent Ajay Kumar.
Bhubaneswar: Odisha government on Monday effected a major bureaucratic reshuffle in the Odisha Administrative Service (OAS) cadre transferring 10 OAS officers to other departments. OAS Sunil Kumar Nayak, Development Officer, Western Odisha Development Council is transferred and posted as Secretary, Odisha Human Rights Commission while Ashok Kumar Nayak, Special Secretary, Revenue and DM department has […]
Bhubaneswar: The State government today appointed senior Indian Forest Service (IFS) officer Subash Chandra Mishra as the principal chief conservator of forests (PCCF) and chief of forest force in a minor administrative reshuffle. As per a notification issued by the general administration department, Pradip Biswal, an IAS officer has been appointed as Additional Secretary to […]
Bhubaneswar: Odisha government today effected a major reshuffle in bureaucracy involving as many as 23 officers. According to a release issued by the General Administration department, DV Swamy who is presently serving as Revenue Divisional Commissioner (RDC) Northern Range, has been transferred and posted as Commissioner-cum-Director, Employment and CEO, Odisha Skill Development Authority. Girish SN […]
The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, approved the appointments of 20 civil servants to joint secretary-level posts.
Bhubaneswar: The State government today effected a few changes in bureaucracy and appointed IAS officer Rashmita Panda as the new director, Employment-cum-CEO of the Odisha Skill Development Authority. As many as 4 IAS officers and one OAS officer were transferred and posted to other departments in the bureaucratic rejig. As per a notification issued by […]
Bhubaneswar: The recent appointment of retired IAS officer, R Balakrishnan as the Chief Adviser to Chief Minister’s Office (CMO) has raised several eyebrows in Odisha, especially among the political pundits who have been closely following every minute development in the power corridors of the State. Balakrishnan’s appointment certainly has come as a surprise at a […]
Bhubaneswar: Odisha government on Thursday effected a bureaucratic rejig in the senior Odisha Administrative Officer (OAS) cadre transferring as many as seven officials. The State government has appointed senior OAS officer Sarat Chandra Mishra as Special Secretary of Labour and ESI department and Banani Mohanty as Additional Secretary of Agriculture and Farmers’ Empowerment department. OAS […]
Bhubaneswar: Odisha government on Thursday effected a minor reshuffle in bureaucracy and appointed Sushil Kumar Lohani as the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) of the State. Lohani will replace Surendra Kumar who has been appointed as principal secretary of Water Resources department. The 1993-batch IAS officer, Kumar is currently posted as CEO & Ex-officio principal secretary […]
Bhubaneswar: Ahead of the New Year, Odisha government on Friday effected a major reshuffle in the IAS cadre and appointed Niranjan Sahu as Revenue Divisional Commissioner (Northern Range), Sambalpur. Sahu, who was promoted to the grade of super time scale in IAS cadre, is presently posted as the Labour Commissioner. Noonsavath Thirumala Naik, who is […]
Bhubaneswar: Sitansu Kumar Rout, Collector and District Magistrate of Khordha has been transferred and posted as Additional Collector, Consolidated and Settlement, Berhampur. Sanat Kumar Mohanty, Additional Secretary of ST&SC Development & MBCW Department has been posted as Khordha DM replacing Rout. Odisha General Administration and Public Grievance Department on Monday effected minor bureaucratic reshuffle with […]
Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government effected a major reshuffle in the bureaucracy on Friday and appointed new district collectors for Puri, Rayagada, Jagatsinghpur and Kendrapara. The government also made senior IAS officer Vineel Krishna as the special secretary to Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. At present, Krishna is posted as Managing Director of Odisha Mining Corporation Limited […]