Kolkata (06.08.2021): The Government of West Bengal effected a minor administrative rejig that includes three senior IAS officers. They are:
- Ghulam Ali Ansari (IAS:2000:WB) has been posted as Secretary, Minority Affairs & Madrasah Education Department. Ansari also gets the additional charge of Commissioner, Malda Division and Chairman, West Bengal Minorities Development and Finance Corporation (WBMDFC).
- P B Salim (IAS:2001:WB) has been appointed as Chairman and Managing Director (CMD), West Bengal Power Development Corporation Ltd. (WBPDCL). Salim also gets the additional charge of Officer on Special Duty (OSD) at Chief Minister’s Office (CMO) in the rank of Secretary in charge of Monitoring of Programme implementation and Grievance.
- Smaraki Mahapatra (IAS:2002:WB) has been assigned the post of Secretary, Land & Reforms and Refugee Relief and Rehabilitation Department and LRC, West Bengal.