Dehra Dun: Continuing his anti-graft
campaign, Uttarakhand Chief Minister B C Khanduri today
announced the setting up of a new department to fight against
corruption and ensure good governance and public service.
This department will be under the charge of the Chief
Minister, an official statement quoted Chief Secretary Subhash
Kumar as saying.
Khanduri also announced allocation of portfolios for all
of his ministerial colleagues and retained most of the key
departments to himself.
Khanduri has retained all the cabinet ministers who had
worked under the previous Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank government.
In addition to anti-corruption department, Khanduri
retained the key portfolios of Finance, Energy, Home,
Industrial Development, PWD, Civil Aviation, Forest and
Environment and charge of some other departments.