Government of Chhattisgarh led by Bhupesh Baghel has transferred the Commissioner of Raipur Municipal Corporation in a minor reshuffle. Shiv Anant Tayal, Commissioner, Raipur Municipal Corporation and CEO, Raipur Smart City Limited has been transferred as the District Collector of Bamtera.
The 2012-Batch officer was holding this post since February 2019 and prior to this; Tayal was holding the post of CEO, Zila Panchayat, Balrampur district. He has also held various posts like CEO (Skill Development), Chhattisgarh Skill Development Authority; Director, Rural Housing; Additional Commissioner, NREGA; Deputy Secretary, Department of Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Protection; CEO, Zila Panchayat, Kanker, Rajnandgaon and Jangir-Champa districts and Sub Divisional Magistrate, Sub Division Sakti among others.
He is an alumnus of IIT Bombay and IIT Delhi. He was also a Research Associate at Nanyang Technological University.
Tayal has graced several Summits organised by Elets Technomedia. Listen to his addresses in the below videos:
Read his interview below:
Saurabh Kumar, 2009-Batch officer has been named the Commissioner of Raipur Municipal Corporation and CEO, Raipur Smart City Limited. At present he is holding the post of Joint Secretary, Women and Child Development Department, Government of Chhattisgarh.
Kumar has also held posts of CEO, Chhattisgarh Infotech Biotech Promotion Society; Deputy Secretary, Department of Information Technology, Government of India and Commissioner, Department of Urban Administration, Government of Chhattisgarh among others. He has pursued B.Tech Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Prayagraj.
Tayal will take over the post from Shikha Rajput Tiwari (2008-Batch), Bamtera District Collector, who has been transferred as Special Duty Officer of Gaurela Pendra Marwahi district.