The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), Government of India, has issued orders to appoint Dharam Pal (IAS 1988-Batch) as new Adviser to the Union Territory of Chandigarh. The Ministry issued the transfer orders on Monday, June 21.
With the new appointment, Dharam Pal succeeds the outgoing Adviser Manoj Parida (IAS 1986-Batch). Parida has been transferred as Chairman, National Authority of Chemical Weapons Convention (NACWC) in Delhi on June 17. Before the transfer, Pal was posted as Additional Secretary in the Department of Fertilizers, Union Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers, New Delhi.