News Desk, Amar Ujala, Lucknow
Published by: Pankaj Srivastava
Updated Thu, 09 Sep 2021 11:14 PM IST
The Central Election Commission has approved the appointment of two Additional Chief Electoral Officers along with the Chief Electoral Officer before the assembly elections. Out of the panel sent by the government, consent has been given in the name of Special Secretary Forest Brahmadev Ram Tiwari and Additional Commissioner Sugarcane Pramod Kumar Upadhyay.
Sources said that the post of Labor Commissioner is one of the important posts. On Thursday, the government suddenly removed Labor Commissioner Mohammad Mustafa and gave new postings to the post of Principal Secretary Public Enterprises and Director General Bureau of Public Enterprises. In bureaucracy, this department is seen from the point of view of less importance. Till now, Additional Chief Secretary, Infrastructure and Industrial Development Arvind Kumar was looking after the responsibility of Public Enterprises Department and Bureau of Public Enterprises. Taking this responsibility from him has been entrusted to Mustaf.
Apart from this, the charge of MD of UP Finance Corporation (UPFC) has been withdrawn from Mayur Maheshwari, CEO of UPCIDA. The additional charge of Labor Commissioner and MD of UPFC has been given to Divisional Commissioner Kanpur. Similarly, Surendra Ram, Special Secretary Horticulture posted in the Agriculture Production Commissioner branch, has been removed and sent to the post of Additional Commissioner, Saharanpur.
Brahmadev Ram and Pramod appointed as CEOs, will conduct assembly elections
The Central Election Commission has approved the appointment of two Additional Chief Electoral Officers along with the Chief Electoral Officer before the assembly elections. The commission had sought a panel of names of IAS officers from the state government for the appointment of two election officers. Out of the panel sent by the government, consent has been given in the name of Special Secretary Forest Brahmadev Ram Tiwari and Additional Commissioner Sugarcane Pramod Kumar Upadhyay. Brahmdev has earlier also served as the ACEO of the Commission.
Kanpur DM Alok can visit the center
Kanpur District Magistrate Alok Tiwari may soon go on central deputation. Sources said that Defense Minister Rajnath Singh wants to appoint Alok as his personal secretary. The Defense Ministry has urged the state government in this regard. The government is considering this request. If agreed, Alok can go on central deputation. If this happens, before the elections, Kanpur will get a new District Magistrate.
Gothalwal to go on study leave
Secretary Infrastructure and Industrial Development Development Gothalwal will go abroad on study leave. The government has approved Gothalwal’s application.