Bhubaneswar,29/6 ( Odisha Samachar/Cj Saroj Kumar Rout) – Chief Secretary Bijaya Kumar Patnaik will retire on 30th June,2013. He has been posted as Chairman of Odisha Staff Selection Commission.Tomorrow is Sunday So a farewell meeting was organized today.
1979 Batch IAS JugalKishore Mohapatra has been appointed as the 40th Chief Secretary of Odisha. It has been approved by the Chief Minister Sri Naveen Patnaik. He will join as Chief Secretary on Monday . Four senior IAS officers Aditya Prasad Padhi, I. Srinivas, U.N.Behera and Tara Datt has been promoted exceptPrafulla Chandra Mishra . After their promotion a bureaucratic reshuffle effected today . 1978 Batch IASPradipta Ranjan Saha posted as new member of Board of Revenue, 1981 Batch IASAshok Kumar Tripathy has been posted as Director Generalof Gopabandhu Academy of Administration, 1983 Batch IASAditya Prasad Padhi posted as Additional Chief secretary and Principal Secretary to the Chief Minister, 1983 Batch IAS Injeti Srinivas appointed as Additional Chief Secretary and Secretary of Urban Development Department, He will also act as Development Commissioner. 1983 Batch IAS Upendra Nath behera appointed as Additional Chief Secretary Finance .He will also remain additional charges of Home Department. 1983 Batch IAS Tara Datt posted as Additional Chief Secretary Revenue and Disaster Management . He will also act as Chief Administrator of KBK. 1986 Batch IAS Sudarshan Pal Thakur appointed as Principal Secretary Excise and He will remain Additional Charges of Tourism Department. 1994 Batch IAS Santosh Sarangi appointed as commissioner cum Secretary ST and SCDevelopment .He will remain Additional Charges of Culture Department.