Itagar, Oct 30: Delhi’s principal home secretary Satya Gopal has been appointed as the chief secretary of Aruchal Pradesh. Delhi Lt Governor Anil Baijal relieved Gopal, a 1988-batch IAS officer, from the post following an order of the Union Home Ministry.
Satya Gopal appointed as Chief Secretary
The transfer of the senior bureaucrat comes around one-and-a-half month after he was appointed as the principal home secretary in the Delhi government. Gopal was the principal secretary in the Aruchal Pradesh government. “In pursuance of the Ministry of Home Affairs’ order, the Lt Governor of Delhi is pleased to relieve Satya Gopal, principal secretary (home), from this (Delhi) government to eble the officer to join the government of Aruchal Pradesh,” Delhi Services Department said in its order.
Meanwhile, Delhi PWD’s principal secretary Ashwani Kumar has been appointed as a link officer for the post of the city’s principal home secretary till further order, an official report said here on Monday.