In yet another major bureaucratic reshuffle in Andhra Pradesh state government, 16 IAS officers have been transferred or posted. Four IAS officers of 2014 batch, who were awaiting their posting after a brief stint as Assistant Secretaries in the Union government, were given their first posting. The 2014 batch officers- Saloni Sidana, Nishant Kumar, Sumit Kumar and K Vetriselvi , have been posted as Sub-Collectors of Tirupati, Narsapuram, Vijayawada and Madanapalli sub divisions respectively.
B Udayalakshmi, 1993 batch officer, has been posted as Commissioner of Intermediate Education and Secretary to the Board of Intermediate Education. K V Chakradhara Babu of 2011 batch has been posted as Joint Collector of Srikakulam district in the existing vacancy.
G Suvarna Panda Das of 2006 batch, who came to AP on deputation from Telangana, has been posted as special commissioner, Higher Education and Technical Education.
J Nivas of 2010 batch, a Joint Secretary rank officer, has been given the plum post of Managing Director of AP Industrial Infrastructure Corporation, which is generally held by a Secretary level or higher rank officer. Prior to this posting J. Nivas was abruptly transferred out as Joint Collector of Vishakhapatnam and was awaiting a posting.
M V Seshagiri Babu (2007) has been posted as Director of Disaster Management. G Lakshmisha, A S Dinesh Kumar, Lotheti Siva Sankar and P Ravi Subhash of 2013 batch have been transferred and posted as Project Officers of Integrated Tribal Development Agencies of Parvatipuram, Rampachodavaram, Seetampet and Paderu respectively.
Himanshu Shukla has been posted as Tourism Director, Kritika Batra as Joint Collector of Guntur district and Srijana G as Joint Collector of Visakhapatnam district. G Rekha Rani (2008) has been transferred out as Managing Director of Sports Association of Andhra Pradesh.