Bihar Govt Realigns State’s Administrative Lineup, Transfers 13 IAS Officers

Government of Bihar

The Government of Bihar, on 28 April 2022, issued orders to realign the administrative lineup in the State. For this, the Government ordered a major reshuffle and assigned new posts to as many as 13 IAS officers in the state.

  1. Sanjay Kumar Sinha (IAS 1986-Batch) has been transferred and appointed as Chairman-cum-Member, Revenue Board. He will also take up the additional charge of Chief Enquiry Commissioner, General Administration Department.
  2. Vandana Kini (IAS 1989-Batch) has been moved to Bihar State Planning Board in the capacity of Chief Advisor.
  3. Mihir Kumar Singh (IAS 1993-Batch) will take over the post of Principal Secretary, Panchayati Raj Department.
  4. Arvind Kumar Chaudhary (IAS 1995-Batch) gets the post of Principal Secretary, Labour Resources Department and additional charges of Examination Controller, Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (BCECEB) and Enquiry Commissioner, GAD.
  5. B Rajender (IAS 1995-Batch) will assume the post of Principal Secretary, General Administration Department and additional charges of Public Grievances and Mission Director, Bihar Administrative Reform Mission Society.
  6. Narmdeshwar Lal (IAS 1998-Batch) has been assigned the charge of Secretary, Sugarcane Industry.
  7. N Shravan Kumar (IAS 2000-Batch) has been given the post of Secretary, Animal and Fisheries Resources Department.
  8. Manish Kumar (IAS 2005-Batch) will take over the post of Divisional Commissioner, Tirhut Division, Muzaffarpur.
  9. Gorakhnath (IAS 2006-Batch) has been made Divisional Commissioner, Purnia Division, Purnia. He also gets the additional charge of Divisional Commissioner, Kosi Division, Saharsa.
  10. Arif Ahsan (IAS 2017-Batch) has been assigned the charge of Municipal Commissioner, Purnia.
  11. Kumar Gaurav (IAS 2017-Batch) will take over the charge of Municipal Commissioner, Darbhanga.
  12. Yogesh Kumar Sagar (IAS 2017-Batch) will assume the post of Municipal Commissioner, Bhagalpur.
  13. Abhilasha Sharma (IAS 2017-Batch) has been given the post of Municipal Commissioner, Gaya.

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