Chhattisgarh Witnesses Major Reshuffle as 23 IAS Officers Get New Postings

Bhupesh Baghel

In a significant administrative development, the Chhattisgarh government on Wednesday carried out a massive transfer of 23 IAS officers. The state government has issued new posting orders for Indian Administrative Service officers as part of the ongoing phase of transfers in Chhattisgarh. The official Twitter handle of Chhattisgarh Chief Minister’s Office (CMO) released the list of transferred IAS officers.

The latest reshuffle has impacted the commissioners of three divisions, collectors of two districts, and CEOs of four district panchayats in Chhattisgarh. Notably, the Excise Department has also undergone a restructuring, with officers being assigned new responsibilities. Following the leave of Excise Secretary Niranjan Das, Special Secretary Janak Prasad Pathak has been entrusted with the independent charge of the Housing and Environment Department, along with the Excise Department. Additionally, Yashwant Kumar, the Divisional Commissioner of Raipur, has been assigned the additional role of Managing Director of Chhattisgarh Beverages Corporation, in addition to his position as Secretary of Commercial Tax Registration.

Furthermore, Sanjay Alang has been appointed as the new Divisional Commissioner of Raipur, while Bhim Singh has been designated as the Divisional Commissioner of Bilaspur. Meanwhile, Surguja Divisional Commissioner Shikha Rajput Tiwari has been posted as the new Surguja Divisional Commissioner. Other notable appointments include Prabhat Malik as Mahasamund Collector, Akash Chikara as Gariaband Collector, Sambit Mishra as CEO of Jashpur District Panchayat, Abinash Mishra as CEO of Raipur District Panchayat, Jitendra Yadav as CEO of Raigarh District Panchayat, and Kumar Vishwaranjan as CEO of Dantewada District Panchayat.

The current postings of the IAS officers are as follows:

  • Siddharth Komal Pardesi: Secretary of Higher Education, Health and Family Welfare
  • Bhuvanesh Yadav: Secretary of Public Works Department
  • Yashwant Kumar: Secretary of Commercial Tax Registration, Managing Director of Beverages Corporation
  • Janak Prasad Pathak: Special Secretary of Excise Department
  • KD Kunjam: Director of Geology and Mining, Managing Director of CMD
  • Jay Prakash Maurya: Special Secretary of Mineral Resources Department, Director of Health Services
  • Ranu Sahu: Director of Urban Investment
  • Saransh Mitter: Director of Urban Administration, Secretary of Commerce and Industry Department
  • Nilesh Kshirsagar: Joint Secretary of General Administration Department
  • Ritesh Agarwal: CEO of Chips, Commissioner of Commercial Taxes
  • Ranbir Sharma: Joint Secretary of Women and Child Development Department
  • PS Dhruv: Joint Secretary of Urban Administration Department
  • Indrajit S Chandwal: Managing Director of Text Book Corporation, Joint Secretary of PWDP
  • Padmini Bhai: Managing Director of National Rural Livelihood Mission
  • Sanjay Alang: Commissioner of Raipur Division
  • Bhima Singh: Commissioner of Bilaspur Division
  • Shikha Rajput Tiwari: Commissioner of Surguja Division
  • Prabhat Malik: Collector of Mahasamund
  • Akash Chikara: Collector of Gariaband
  • Sambit Mishra: CEO of Jashpur District Panchayat
  • Abinash Mishra: CEO of Raipur District Panchayat
  • Jitender Yadav: CEO of Raigarh District Panchayat

Also Read | Maharashtra Government Reshuffle 10 Senior IAS Officers, Sujata Saunik made ACS Home

"Exciting news! Elets eGov is now on WhatsApp Channels 🚀 Subscribe today by clicking the link and stay updated with the latest insights!" Click here!