Jannat Husain new CIC of Andhra Pradesh
Former IAS officer Jannat Husain assumed charge as Andhra Pradesh Chief Information Commissioner here this evening.
Hyderabad: Former IAS officer Jannat Husain
assumed charge as Andhra Pradesh Chief Information
Commissioner here this evening.
State Governor E S L Narasimhan administered the oath of
office to Jannat at a brief function at the Raj Bhavan.
Chief Minister K Rosaiah, however, could not attend the
programme as his return from New Delhi got delayed, official
Jannat belonged to the 1977 batch of IAS. He took
voluntary retirement after the state government chose him for
the CIC post. He was due for retirement on December 31 this
He quit IAS while serving as Special Chief Secretary to
the Chief Minister.
Despite Leader of Opposition N Chandrababu Naidu raising
a protest, the Rosaiah government went ahead with Jannat`s
appointment as the CIC.