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Chandigarh Administration reshuffles officers

By Nimrat Kaur -- December 02, 2017 11:11 am -- Updated:December 02, 2017 11:17 am

Jitender Yadav, Commissioner, Chandigarh Municipal Corporation, has been divested of two departments in a major reshuffle made by the UT Administration today.

Reliving Yadav, the Administration has entrusted the department of Personnel and Vigilance to Harish Nayar, Chief Executive Officer of the Chandigarh Housing Board,  and the charge of the Director, Hospitality, to Rakesh Kumar Popli, who has also got the Department of Registering and Licensing Authority relieving Karnail Singh.

While shifting Uma Shankar Gupta from the MC, the Administration has appointed Tejdeep Singh Saini as the Joint Commissioner of the MC in his place.

Gupta has also been given the charge of Additional Secretary, Estate, relieving Amit Talwar, and that of the Chief General Manager, CITCO,  relieving Navjot Kaur, Director, Public Relations.

Two more departments have been added to Karnail Singh, Director, Sports, that of Additional Director,  Food and Supplies and Consumers Affairs, and Legal Metrology relieving Kuljit Paul Singh Mahi.

Navjot Kaur, Director, Public Relations, has been given two more departments — Additional Secretary, Cooperation, relieving Radhika Singh, and Additional Secretary, Industries, relieving Kuljit Paul Singh Mahi.


Rubinderjit Singh Brar, Director, School Education, has been assigned the charge of two more departments — Director-cum-Joint Secretary, Technical Education, and HoD, Government College of Art,  relieving Rakesh Kumar Popli.

Radhika Singh, Director, Rural Development and Panchayats, has been given two more departments — Director, Industries, and General Manager, District Industries Centre, relieving Tejdeep Singh Saini.

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