GUWAHATI: Assam Governor Gulab Chand Kataria administered the oath of office to Bhaskar Jyoti Mahanta IPS (Retd.) as State Chief Information Commissioner at a ceremony held at the Durbar Hall of Raj Bhavan today, stated a press release.
Earlier, Chief Secretary to the Govt. of Assam, Paban Kumar Borthakur sought the permission of the Governor to start the proceedings of the ceremony. The ceremony was attended by Advisor Education Prof. Nani among others.
Gopal Mahanta, Commissioner & Secretary, Administrative Reforms and Training Shantanu P Gotmare, State Information Commissioner Samudra Gupta Kashyap, DC Kamrup(M) Pallav Gopal Jha, Commissioner of Police Diganta Barah, and a host of senior officers of the state government were also present in the ceremony.