Bhubaneswar: Senior IAS officer Vir Vikram Yadav has been appointed as the new Chief Administrator of Puri Shree Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA).
A 1996- batch IAS officer is working as the Principal Secretary of the Food Supplies and Consumer Welfare Department, has now been appointed as the Principal Secretary in the Works department,
He will also be in additional charge of Commissioner (Trade Promotion and Investment), Member Secretary (Odisha State Commissioner for Backward Classes) and Chairman (OSWC).
Yesterday, the Odisha government has effected a minor reshuffle in the IAS Cadres and appointed Dr. Nikunja Kishore Sundaray as Additional Chief Secretary to Government, Public Enterprises Department.
IFS officer Sanjeev Kumar Chadha, Special Secretary to Agriculture & Farmers’ Empowerment Department will remain in additional charge of Secretary (incharge), Cooperation Department and Director, Agricultural Marketing.
2013-batch IAS officer Shubham Saxena has appointed as Managing Director, Odisha State Civil Supplies Corporation Ltd. He will remain in additional charge of Director, Minor Minerals, Joint Secretary of Agriculture & Farmers’ Empowerment Department and Joint of Food Supplies & Consumer Welfare Department.