Bhubaneswar: State Government has given the charge of Information and Public Relations to Senior IAS Officer Bishnupada Sethi.
1995 batch IAS officer Mr.Sethi, Principal Secretary, Revenue & Disaster Management with additional charge of Principal Secretary, Odia Language, Literature & Culture Department will remain in additional charge of Principal Secretary, Information & Public Relations in addition to his own duties.
1995-batch IAS officer Hemant Sharma, Principal Secretary, Industries is given additional charge of Skill Development and Technical Education in addition to his own duties.
Mr.Sharma is also the Chairman Industrial Promotion and Investment Corporation Limited (IPICOL)
A notification in this regard has been brought out by the Department of General Administration & Public Grievances.
1997 Batch IAS officer Sanjay Kumar Singh has been appointed as Commissioner of Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC).
Mr.Singh will remain in additional charge of Vice Chairman, Bhubaneswar Development Authority (BDA) and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Bhubaneswar Smart City Limited (BSCL) also.
2002 Batch IAS officer Krishan Kumar, Secretary, Works is given additional charge of Industrial Infrastructure Development Corporation of Odisha (IDCO) as CMD.
Dr.Kumar is the Chief Administrator, Shree Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) Puri and Chairman, Puri Konark Development Authority (PKDA).
2010 batch IAS officer Prem Chandra Chaudhary is appointed as Officer on Special Duty(OSD) General Administration and Public Grievances.