The Government of Maharashtra, led by Uddhav Thackeray has transferred as many as 22 IAS officers. This is the first major bureaucratic reshuffle in the state since the new government came to power in Maharashtra.
Pravin Darade, Additional Municipal Commissioner of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation has been transferred as Commissioner (Social Welfare) in Pune. The 1998-Batch officer had served as the Secretary to Chief Minister in the previous government regime in Maharashtra.
Brijesh Singh, Inspector General of Police in charge of Maharashtra Cyber Cell has been relieved from the additional charge of Director General of Information and Public Relations (DGIPR).
DD Pandharpatte, 2004-Batch IAS officer has been named the DGIPR, who will take over the post from Singh. Pandharpatte is currently serving as the Collector of Sindhudurg. He would be taken over by K Manjulakshmi.
Rajiv Jalota (1988-Batch), Sales Tax Commissioner has been transferred as the Additional Chief Secretary of the departments of Rural Development and Water Conservation Department. Sanjeev Kumar will take over the post of Sales Tax Commissioner from Jalota.
Aseem Gupta, 1994-Batch officer, who was holding the aforementioned offices, has been transferred as Principal Secretary of Energy, Industry and Labour Department.
KH Govindaraj (1995-Batch), Principal Secretary, Textile, has been transferred as the Additional Metropolitan Commissioner, Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority.
SK Tagde has been transferred as Principal Secretary of Marketing and Textile Department from Minority Development Department. J Mukherjee will take over the post from Tagde.
P Venugopal Reddy has been posted as Principal Secretary of Revenue & Forest Department.
P Velrasu has been named the Additional Metropolitan Commissioner, Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority.
Shaila A has been named the Chairman and Managing Director of MS Electricity Generation Company.
Dr VN Suryawanshi has been appointed as the Chairman and Managing Director of Pune Mahanagar Parivahan Mahamandal.
Milind Shambharkar has been transferred as the Collector of Solapur.
RB Bhosale has been named the Joint Managing Director of MS Electricity Distribution Company, Kalyan.
Rajendra S Jagtap has been posted as the Additional Divisional Commissioner, Nagpur Division.
Naina Gunde has been appointed as the Commissioner of Tribal Research and Training Institute, Pune.
Shweta Singhal has been made the Additional Divisional Commissioner of Pune.
Deepak Singhla and Shekhar Singh have been made the Collector of Gadchiroli and Satara respectively.
Bhuvaneswari S has been posted as the Chief Executive Officer, Zilla Parishad, Bhandara.
Madan Nagargoje has been appointed as the Director, Information Technology, Mumbai.