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Mayawati creates post of cabinet secretary
May 13, 2007 20:18 IST
Within hours of being sworn in as chief minister on Sunday, Mayawati carried out a major administrative reshuffling in her secretariat, creating the post of a cabinet secretary and appointing her principal secretaries.
Mayawati appointed Shashank Shekhar Singh as the cabinet secretary and vice chairman of the State Planning Commission.
The chief minister appointed Shailesh Krishna and V K Sharma, both senior IAS officers as her Principal Secretaries.
Rohit nandan, N S Ravi, Arun Sinha, Anoop Pandey and J S Deepak (all IAS officers) have been appointed as secretaries to the chief minister.
Navneet Sehgal, a senior IAS officer now on deputation to the Centre, was being brought back to the state as he is likely to be made a secretary to the chief minister, according to officials sources.
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