55 IAS officers transferred in Bihar
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar transferred 55 IAS officers, including principal secretaries of various departments and 22 district magistrates.
Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Thursday transferred 55 IAS officers, including principal
secretaries of various departments and 22 district
A notification relating to the shifting of the 55 IAS
officers were issued by the general administration department,
secretary Deepak Kumar said.
While state cabinet co-ordination department principal
secretary Afzal Amanullah was transferred to water resources
department in the same capacity, senior IAS officer Ravikant
Ravikant was earlier secretary of the state energy,
science and technology department.
Phool Singh, principal secretary, mines and
geology department, was made adviser of the state planning
Similarly, Md Asik Ibrahimi was appointed additional
member of revenue board. Sweekirti Majumdar, principal
secretary environment and forest department would hold the
additional charge of mines and geology department.
Senior IAS officer S K Negi would be principal
secretary of cooperative department.
Urban development principal secretary Girish Shanker
would replace Ravikant as principal secretary of science and
Similarly divisional commissioner of Darbhanga, Patna,
Bhagalpur and Saran divisions too were transferred in the
major administrative reshuffle.