Lucknow: In Uttar Pradesh, the Yogi Adityanath government has transferred 14 Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officers, including district magistrates (DMs) of 10 districts.
According to the official statement, Hardoi, Barabanki, Mirzapur, Ghazipur, Agra, Chandauli, Mathura, Pilibhit, Bhadohi and Sant Kabir Nagar have got new DMs late on Saturday evening.
Barabanki DM Adarsh Singh has been appointed as the in-charge commissioner of Jhansi division; Ghazipur DM Mangala Prasad Singh has been made the new DM of Hardoi.
Avinash Singh, Hardoi DM, is the new DM of Barabanki, while Sant Kabir Nagar DM Divya Mittal has been made the new DM of Mirzapur.
Bhadohi DM Aryaka Akhouri has been made the new DM of Ghazipur while Mathura DM Navneet Singh Chahal has been made the new DM of Agra.
Isha Duhan, vice-chairman of Varanasi Development Authority, has been made the new DM of Chandauli. Pilibhit DM Pulkit Khare has been made the DM of Mathura and Mirzapur DM Praveen Kumar has been made the DM of Pilibhit.
Aligarh Municipal Corporation Commissioner Gaurang Rathi has been made the DM of Bhadohi.
Gorakhpur Development Authority vice-chairman Prem Ranjan Singh has got the charge of Sant Kabir Nagar DM.
Agra DM Prabhu Narayan Singh has been made Secretary in the Revenue Department.
Apart from this, Relief Commissioner and Revenue Department Secretary Ranveer Prasad has also been given the responsibility of Housing Commissioner and Housing Commissioner Ajay Chauhan has been posted as Secretary, Public Works Department.