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Now new pattern in Indian politics ?


Now new pattern of voting is expected in Indian politics. In the states, Regional Parties will be preferred while in the Lok Sabha election Modi would be favoured.






Vohra’s term extended


NN Vohra, Governor of J&K is going to continue. His term has been extended for three months from July. (We said this on May 30 and on June 20 )






Vikram Doraiswamy’s name in circulation as next Ambassador to Russian Federation


The name of Vikram K. Doraiswamy currently Indian Ambassador to South Korea is in circulation as a probable next Ambassador of India to Russian Federation. He is a 1992 batch Indian Foreign Service (IFS) officer.






Empanelment of non-IAS officers to Secretary/Addl Secretary level on the anvil


The Government of India is considering the panels of officers for the empanelment to the Secretary and Additional Secretary level posts. The officers who are already empanelled as Additional Secretary will be considered for Secretary while Joint Secretary level officers for Additional Secretary.






B Sriram is also MD & CEO, IDBI Bank Ltd


B Sriram, MD State Bank of India, has been assigned an additional charge of MD & CEO, IDBI Bank Limited for a period of three months.






Nilimesh Baruah quits Indian Revenue Service-IT


Nilimesh Baruah has resigned from Indian Revenue Service of Income Tax cadre with effect from July 10, 2018. He is presently CCIT and holding charge of PrDGIT (HRD), CBDT New Delhi.






IRS (IT) officer Avinash Mishra gets Voluntary retirement


Voluntary retirement request of Avinash Mishra, IRS(IT), 1991 batch, CIT(Audit), Kolkata, has been accepted w.e.f. June 25, 2018. Her is presently doing Advanced Management Programme at IIM Bangalore.






Mrs Madhavi Latha quits Indian Revenue Service-IT


Mrs S Madhavi Latha has resigned from Indian Revenue Service of Income Tax cadre with effect from July 9, 2018. She is presently ACIT, Hyderabad.






Dr Sadanand Date appointed as SP, CBI


Dr Sadanand Date has been inducted into Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to the post of Superintendent of Police. He is a 2007 batch IPS officer of Uttarakhand cadre.






New Karnataka Government seeks extension of Chief Secretary


New Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy has written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking three months extension in service to Chief Secretary K Ratna Prabha beginning July 1. 1981 batch IAS officer Ratna Prabaha is already on three months extension.






B V Vyas appointed as Advisor to Governor, J&K


B B Vyas, Chief Secretary of Jammu & Kashmir, has been appointed as Advisor to the Governor of Jammu & Kashmir. He is 1986 batch IAS officer.






Vijay Kumar appointed as Advisor to Governor, J&K


Retired IPS officer, Vijay Kumar, presently serving as Senior Security Advisor, MHA, has been appointed as Advisor to the Governor. He is former 1975 batch IAS officer of TamilNadu cadre.






Arun Kumar Shukla selected as Director (Op) HCL


Arun Kumar Shukla, ED, NMDC Ltd, has been selected for the post of Director (Operations), Hindustan Copper Limited (HCL) at a Public Enterprises Selection Board (PESB) meeting held on June 20, 2018. As many as five persons were interviewed for the same.






ACC yet to approve appointment of Ghosh as Director (P), BVFCL


Appointments Committee of Cabinet (ACC) is yet to approve appointment of Ashim Kumar Ghosh, GM, BVFCL, as Director (Production), Brahmaputra Valley Fertilizer Corporation Limited (BVFCL).






J&K likely to see major shake up


In J & K, major bureaucratic shake up is on the cards. Some officers are likely to be sent from Centre.






Ms Anjali Ellis Shanker gets premature repatriation


Ms Anjali Ellis Shanker, Asst DG, UIDAI, Bengaluru, has been given premature repatriation to her parent cadre. She is a 1998 batch IDAS officer.






Amitabh Jain is also Principal Secretary, Home in Chhattisgarh


Amitabh Jain has been assigned additional charge of Principal Secretary, Home, Jail and Transport and Transport Commissioner in Chhattisgarh. He is a 1989 batch IAS officer of Chhattisgarh cadre. Jain would succeed B V R Subrahmanyam.






5 officers eligible for Central Command, Army Commander's post when Lt Gen B S Negi retires


There would be at least five senior-most eligible officers in line to occupy the Army Commander’s post in Central Command when Lt Gen B S Negi retires on September 30, 2018. They are- Lt Gen SK Saini, Lt Gen JS Negi, Lt Gen IS Ghuman , Lt Gen S K Upadhyaya and Lt Gen YVK Mohan .






Legacy issues hindering AI disinvestment


Why nobody is interested to purchase Air India (AI)? Govt says reasons are legacy issues which are many folds. But good news is that operational profit has increased.






Will Alok Pandey return to Gujarat ?


Alok Pandey, 2006 batch Gujarat cadre IAS officer, who is currently on deputation to UP is expected to return to the parent cadre.






Panigrahy relieved from Prasar Bharti


Asok Kumar Panigrahy, Sr, Protocol Officer at Prasar Bharti Secretariat, has been relieved on Tuesday for NMDC Limited , Hyderabad. He was on deputation.






Col Shad posted in DG, AIR office


Col Vijay Kumar Shad has been appointed as DDG (Administration) in DG, AOR office.






Vimla Vikram repatriated


Ms. Vimla Vikram , who was DDA in DG, AIR office, has been repatriated prematurely to her parent DoPT.






Cadre Review Submission schedule announced


Long awaited cadre review submission schedule has been announced by DoPT. In July, cadre review proposal of three services, DRDS, Survey of India Group-A and Indian Metrological Service can be submitted. In August, cadre review of eight services- ITBP, IFS, IRMS,CHS, CWES and Medical Cadre of BSF, CRPF, ITBP to be submitted.






Let Non Exec Dirs. of PSBs perform role of Independent Dirs.: BBB


The Banks Board Bureau (BBB) in its March 2018 report has mentioned that Non-executive Directors nominated or appointed by the Government on Public Sector Bank (PSB) Boards may not fulfill the criteria of Independent Directors. Nevertheless, these Non-executive directors be empowered to perform the role of Independent Directors.






Annual intake of IFS officers in MEA averaging at 8-15 persons


Intake of Indian Foreign Service (IFS) officers has averaged between 8-15 persons in the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) annually during the past few years.






Pipersenia to be Advisor to Assam CM ?


Grapevine has it that former Assam Chief Secretary V K Pipersenia is being appointed Advisor to the Assam Chief Minister. He is 1980 batch IAS officer.






Neeraj K Dohare appointed CMM, KRCL, Navi Mumbai


Neeraj Kumar Dohare, CMM, Northern Railway, has been appointed as Chief Material Manager, Konkan Railway Corporation Limited (KRCL), Navi Mumbai. He is an IRSS officer.






Two IRSME officers transferred to RDSO


H K Raghu, MCF, Raebareli, has been transferred as ED, RDSO while Prabhat Ranjan Shukla, MCF, Raebareli, has been posted in Carriage, Directorate of RDSO, Lucknow. Both are IRSME officers.






Manish Bhimte posted to Rail Coach Factory, Kapurthala


On repatriation from deputation from Mineral Exploration Corporation Limited, Nagpur, Manish Bhimte has been posted to Rail Coach Factory, Kapurthala. He is an IRSME officer.






Mrs. Urvilla Khati posted as CPO (Const.), Northern Railway


On return from deputation to Ministry of Steel, Mrs. Urvilla Khati has been posted as CPO(Const.), Northern Railway. He is an IRPS officer.






P C Dudi transferred to North Central Railway


P C Dudi has been transferred to North Central Railway. He is an IRTS officer.






P K Safi transferred to Northeast Frontier Railway


P K Safi has been transferred from East Central Railway to Northeast Frontier Railway. He is an IRSS officer.






Two IRSME officers transferred


Rajesh Awasthi has been posted as CSO, North Eastern Railway and Rajesh Kumar is transferred to East Central Railway. They are IRSME officers.






WCD bat for POSCO laws for text books


Ministry of Women and Child Development(WCD) wants that POSCO related laws should be publish on front and back of all the text books to increase awareness among children. WCD has taken up this issue with MHRD .






IAS reshuffle in Punjab on cards


Bureaucratic reshuffle in Punjab is likely soon presumably on return of Suresh Kumar after June 24.






15 IRS officers given NFU


As many as 15 IRS (C&CE) officers of various batches has been granted NFU on ad-hoc basis. They are - Lalaiah Dhandem, 1991 batch, V K Singh,1993,Anil Mishra,1993, Rajan Chaudhary, 1994, P A Thakur, 1995, Ajay Kuma Pandey, 1995,Virendra Kumar, 1995, Sanjay Sharan, 1996, P. Mutthuswamy,1996, Navneet, 1996,Md Ali,1996,S M Akhtar, 1996, D S Negi, 1996, S S Mahli, 1996 and D.Anil 1996 batch.






Wanted; Director for CHTI


The post of Director for Central Hindi Training Institute(CHTI)New Delhi, a suordinate office of the Dipartment of Official Language, is vacant. Those want to apply can access MHA website.






Three IPS officers transferred to Arunachal Pradesh


Three IPS officers: Dr Sagar Preet Hooda, Ankit Kumar Singh and Jimmy Cheram have been appointed to Arunachal Pradesh in joint cadre of AGMUT.






Two IPS officers shifted to Goa


Two IPS officers: Kime Kanning and Parmaditya have been transferred to Goa in joint cadre of AGMUT.






Three IPS officers transferred to Mizoram


Three IPS officers: M N Tiwari, R Sathiyasundram and Monika Bhardwaj have been transferred to Mizoram in joint cadre of AGMUT.






Three IPS officers transferred to A&NI


Three IPS officers: Vijay Singh, Jatin narwal and Vichitra Veer have been transferred to A&NI in joint cadre of AGMUT.






Shibesh Singh posted to Lakshadweep


Shibesh Singh has been transferred from DCP, Dwarka district to Lakshadweep. He is a 2005 batch IPS officer of AGMUT cadre.






Two IPS officers shifted to DD&DNH


Two IPS officers: Vikramjit Singh and V Swami Hareshwar have been transferred to DD& DNH in joint cadre of AGMUT cadre.






Dr Rath Organizes All India CSR MDP at IMI New Delhi


An All India Management Development Program on Building Corporate Strategy for Effective CSR commenced in campus of International Management Institute ,New Delhi on June 20,2018. This three day training program ( 20 -22 June 2018) is being attended by 27 senior executives from 13 blue chip companies, including ONGC, SAIL, MMTC, SECL, CCL, NALCO, Mazgaon Dock Ltd, NMDC, Neyvelli Lignite, Roop Automotive Ltd ,Sutlej Jal Vidyut Nigam, Tehri Hydro Development Corporation and Toyota Motors. The program will help companies in building knowledge and skills of the executives in developing their capacity for better planning and implementation of CSR projects to create social impact. The program is being organised under the leadership of Prof Arun K Rath, Chairman, Centre of Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility , International Management Institute, Bhubaneswar as the Program Director. Prof Rath belongs to 1973 batch IAS ( Jharkhand), and is former Secretary, Ministry of HRD Govt of India.






ICICI Bank Board may choose an insider for MD & CEO post


ICICI Bank Board may choose an insider for MD & CEO post . The ICICI Bank Board is expected to hold its next Board meeting on June 27.






T Armstrong Changsan to be next Ambassador to Republic of Iceland


T. Armstrong Changsan , presently posted as Consul General, Consulate General of India, Osaka-Kobe has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to the Republic of Iceland. He is an Indian Foreign Service (IFS) officer of 1997 batch.






Hasan appointed Spl CP, Traffic in Delhi (UPDATED)


Taj Hasan, who was awaiting his poting, has been appointed as Spl CP, Traffic in Delhi Police. He is a 1987 batch IPS officer.






Krishna to head Vigilance cell in Delhi Police (UPDATED)


R S Krishna, a 1989 batch IPS officer will be new Head of Vigilance & Licencing Cell in Delhi Police.






Singh is shifted to Hq, in Delhi Police(UPDATED)


Sanjay Singh has been shifted from Armed Police to PHq,& Recruitment Delhi Police as Spl CP. He is a 1990 batch IPS officer.






Upadhyay goes to South Zone in Delhi Police(UPDATED)


R P Upadhyay , Spl CP, has been posted in the South Zone of Delhi Police to see Law and Order. He is a 1991 batch IPS officer.






Golcha move to Crime branch in Delhi Police (UPDATED)


Satish Golcha , a 1992 batch IPS officer, has been posted as Spl CP, Crime in Delhi Poiice.






Manoj Kumar Shrivastava becomes Additional Chief Secretary in MP (UPDATED)


Manoj Kuamr Shrivastava has been promoted to the grade of Additional Chief Secretary in Madhya Pradesh. He is a 1987 batch IAS officer of MP cadre.






BEL celebrates International Day Yoga Day (UPDATED)


More than 1,800 employees, trainees and volunteers of BEL joined in front of the Bangalore complex to celebrate the spirit of International Yoga Day 2018 at the crack of dawn today. Donning special blue T-shirts which were distributed on the occasion, employees and senior officers enthusiastically participated in the mega event performing various Yogasanas and doing Pranayama along with the Chairman & Managing Director Gowtama M V, Nataraj Krishnappa, Director (Other Units) and Koshy Alexander, Director (Finance). The participants were guided by qualified Yoga practitioners of the Company. Gowtama M V, CMD, in his inaugural speech emphasised the importance of practicing Yoga in daily life, pointing out that a “healthy employee contributes to the prosperity of the Company as well as and the nation”. The programme was organised as per the directives of the Ayush Manthralaya, Government of India, under the supervision of Shivakumaran K M, GM (HR)/BEL-Bangalore. The Corporate Office of BEL at Bengaluru celebrated the day with a 2-hour Yoga session conducted by the Art of Living Foundation.










CMD of Bank of Maharashtra arrested



The Economic Offences Wing (EOW) has arrested Ravindra P. Marathe, the Chairman and Managing Director of Bank of Maharashtra in a fraud case.






M K Jain to take charge as RBI Dy Gov. on June 22 !



M K Jain, MD & CEO of IDBI Bank, is likely to take charge as RBI Deputy Governor from June 22, 2018.






ICICI Bank Board may choose an insider for MD & CEO post



ICICI Bank Board may choose an insider for MD & CEO post . The ICICI Bank Board is expected to hold its next Board meeting on June 27.






Many Independent Directors of pvt banks wary of joining PSB Boards



Many Independent Directors of private banks now becoming wary of joining Boards of Public Sector Banks (PSBs) .






Rajasekaran quits as Non-Exec Dir of Karur Vysya Bank



G Rajasekaran has quit as Non-Executive Non-Independent Director of Karur Vysya Bank Ltd .






Ms Gupta is CS of Urja Global



Urja Global Limited has appointed Ms Kirti Gupta as Company Secretary of the company.






Choubey quits as CS of Adhunik Metaliks



Pankaj Kumar Choubey has quit as Company Secretary of Adhunik Metaliks.






Sambrekar is CFO of Bemco Hydraulics



Bemco Hydraulics Ltd has appointed Vijay Sambrekar as Chief Financial Officer of the company w.e.f. July 1, 2018.