By our Staff Reporter
GUWAHATI, Jan 6: Dispur has shuffled eighteen bureaucrats, including top four, following a directive from Raj Bhawan.
Secretary MS Manivann has been posted as Agriculture Department Secretary, besides the additiol charge of the Director, Agriculture. However, his earlier portfolios as secretary of Transformation & Development and Animal Husbandry & Veteriry Department have been taken away from him. He, however, continues to hold the posts of project director of Chief Minister’s Samagra Gramya Unyan Yoja and Chief Executive Officer, SITA.
Act East Policy Affairs Secretary Moloy Bora has been posted as Transformation and Development Secretary in addition to his substantive post. He, however, has been relieved from the additiol charge of the Director of Tea.
While Social Welfare and Irrigation Secretary zrul Islam has been transferred and posted as P&RD Secretary, Industry & Commerce and Science & Technology Secretary Vinod Seshan has been partially placed at the disposal of Information Technology Department for posting him as the Director of Information Technology, Electronic and Communication. Apart from these four, fourteen other IAS and ACS officers have been transferred.