IAS OFFICER

  • Odisha IAS officer arrested in recruitment scam November 7, 2014

    Bhubaneswar: The anti-corruption vigilance wing arrested an IAS officer on the charge of irregularities in the recruitment of Revenue Inspectors and Amins when he was collector of Balangir district. Debraj Mishra, who was placed under suspension in September last after prime facie evidences were received against him, was arrested from...
  • Mysore: Female IAS officer attacked after government official's alleged suicide October 16, 2014

    Mysore: In a shocking incident in Mysore, a female IAS officer was attacked after an employee was found dead. The attacked officer, Rashmi Mahesh, is the Director-General of the Administrative Training Institute. She was attacked by a group over the suicide of an employee. The group claimed that the employee...
  • Ten IAS officers transferred in Bihar in an administrative reshuffle October 7, 2014

    Patna: In a minor administrative reshuffle, the Bihar government transferred eight IAS officials and released two others for Central deputation, an official notification said. Sunil Kumar, who is an additional member of the Revenue Board with additional charge of inter-departmental enquiry commissioner, has made posted as Munger Divisional Commissioner and...
  • Illegal mining: SC dismisses Tamil Nadu government's plea against probe officer September 18, 2014

    New Delhi: In a setback to the Tamil Nadu government, the Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed the state's plea against the appointment of IAS officer U Sagayam to probe illegal mining in the state. Earlier, the Madras High Court had appointed a committee headed by Sagayam to probe illegal sand and...
  • 77 IAS officers transferred in Madhya Pradesh August 8, 2014

    In a major administrative reshuffle, Madhya Pradesh government has transferred 77 Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officers, including two divisional commissioners and 24 district collectors, a senior official said on Friday. The transfer orders were issued by the General Administration Department after midnight following long discussions between Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan...
  • Pradeep Kasni, 6 other IAS officers transferred by Haryana government August 6, 2014

    Chandigarh: Haryana IAS officer Pradeep Kasni was transferred by the state government on Tuesday. Kasni had questioned appointments of commissioners to two commissions by Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda. Six other IAS officers were also transferred by the Haryana government. Administrative Reforms Department secretary Kasni has been posted as the Administrator...
  • Bhupinder Singh Hooda mismanaging Haryana Congress unit: Selja Kumari July 30, 2014

    Haryana: There seems to be no end to the problems surrounding Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda. After being the target of several Congress leaders, another senior colleague Selja Kumari has hit out at the CM for mismanaging the Congress unit and affairs of the state. She said Hooda was not...
  • Jaipur Police announces reward for information on IAS officer absconding in rape case July 22, 2014

    Jaipur: The Jaipur Police has announced a reward of Rs 5,000 for information on IAS officer BB Mohanty, who is accused of raping a 23yearold woman. The woman lodged an FIR in January claiming that Mohanty had raped her repeatedly after promising to clear her civil services exam. Mohanty has...
  • Postmortem report confirms gangrape of Lucknow victim: UP Police ADG Sutapa Sanyal July 18, 2014

    The state government confirmed the gangrape of the victim who had 12 injuries on her body including a lacerated wound in pelvic region according to the autopsy report even as it remains to arrive at any concrete conclusions in the case. The government is however clueless over the person involved...
  • Government transfers 12 senior IAS officers including Ballia DM July 16, 2014

    The Uttar Pradesh government transferred 12 senior IAS officers, including the District Magistrate of Ballia. Special Secretary, Urban Development Department, Yashwant Rao will be the new District Magistrate (DM) of Ballia in place of Muthukumaraswami B, a spokesman said. Hariraj Kishore, under transfer member of Judicial Revenue Board, Allahabad, will be...
  • 35 IAS officers transferred in Uttar Pradesh July 3, 2014

    The Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday transferred 35 IAS officers, including divisional commissioners and district magistrates, an official spokesman said in Lucknow. Principal Secretary, Homeguard and Civil Defence Sanjiv Dubey has been relieved from the additional charge of Institutional Finance Department. Principal Secretary, Finance Rahul Prasad Bhatnagar has been given additional charge...
  • UP government transfers 8 IAS officers June 24, 2014

    Uttar Pradesh government transferred eight IAS officers including district magistrate of Ghaziabad. DM Ghaziabad, SVS Rangarao has been sent to Agricultural Production Commissioner office as special secretary, while Greater Noida Additional Chief Executive officer, Vimal Sharma has made the new DM, an official release said. Principal Secretary, Institutional Finance, Rajendra Mohan Srivastava...
  • In major reshuffle, 26 bureaucrats transferred in Chhattisgarh June 18, 2014

    In a major reshuffle in the civil administration, as many as 26 bureaucrats including 17 IAS, six IFS and three SAS (State Administrative Service) officers were shifted in the state. "The order in this regard was released late last night from Mantralaya (Mahanadi Bhavan), Naya Raipur," an official statement said here. As...
  • Major administrative reshuffle in Rajasthan, 26 senior IAS officers transferred June 7, 2014

    In a major administrative reshuffle, 26 senior IAS officers including three Additional Chief Secretary and 11 Principal Secretary level officials were on Friday transferred in Rajasthan. Chief Election Officer Ashok Jain was transferred to Urban Development and Housing Department as ACS who would replace DB Gupta who was shifted to Public...
  • Major administrative reshuffle in Bihar, 43 IAS officers transferred June 7, 2014

    In a major administrative reshuffle, the Bihar government on Friday shifted 43 IAS officersincluding Principal Secretary and Secretarylevel officers of many departments. Principal Secretary Commercial Tax Narendra Kumar Sinha has been transferred to Information Technology in the same capacity, according to a notification issued by General Administration Department in Patna Principal Secretary...
  • Snoopgate: Gujarat HC rejects IAS officer's plea against Modi April 2, 2014

    New Delhi: The Gujarat High Court on Wednesday dismissed a petition by an IAS officer seeking registration of FIR against Chief Minister Narendra Modi, his aide Amit Shah and others in the snoopgate scandal. The Gujarat rejected the petition of IAS officer Pradeep Sharma and asked him to file it in...
  • Nearly 100 IAS officers fail to declare assets April 2, 2014

    As many as 94 of 210 Bihar cadre IAS officers have failed to declare their assets, officials in Patna said. Forty-five percent of the IAS officers failed to declare details of their assets to the state government despite an official directive and now the government has warned them of action if...
  • Father-son duo to serve as IAS officers in MP March 24, 2014

    In a first instance of its kind in Madhya Pradesh, a father-son duo will be serving together as IAS officers in the state. Iqbal Singh Bains who is an IAS officer of the 1985 batch is now on deputation to New Delhi while his son Amanveer Singh was alloted the MP...
  • Rajasthan IAS officer's relatives threatening me and my family: Rape survivor March 7, 2014

    Jaipur: A woman who was allegedly raped by an IAS officer in Jaipur, Rajasthan, has now claimed that she is being threatened. "There is immense pressure on me to withdraw the case. My family is being threatened by the accused's family," she told CNN-IBN. Rajasthan IAS officer BB Mohanty had allegedy...
  • Rajasthan: IAS officer charged with rape, police clueless about his whereabouts February 25, 2014

    Jaipur: A month after suspended IAS officer BB Mohanty was charged with rape and sexual exploitation, the police are still clueless about his whereabouts. The 23-year-old IAS aspirant who alleged rape and sexual exploitation by him is now demanding a CBI probe. She said her family is being threatened. The complainant...
  • Major administrative reshuffle, 23 IAS officers transferred February 23, 2014

    In a major reshuffle, 23 IAS officers, including nine district collectors, were on Saturday transferred in Rajasthan. Rajasthan Primary Education Commissioner Nareshpal Gangwar has been posted as Secretary, Education Department while Ajmer Collector Vaibhav Galaraia has been shifted to Udaipur Division as commissioner, officials said. Collectors of Sri Ganganagar, Jodhpur, Pali, Sirohi,...
  • Civil servants quit their jobs to fight Lok Sabha polls February 19, 2014

    Politics seems to be attracting several bureaucrats and police officers in Jharkhand. Many Indian Administrative Service (IAS) and Indian Police Service (IPS) officials have quit their jobs in the last few months to join politics. Vimal Kriti Singh, a principal secretary rank official, has applied for voluntary retirement. Sources close to Singh,...
  • Be bold and unbiased, Akhilesh tells IAS officers February 14, 2014

    Describing the next three months before general elections as crucial, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday called upon senior officials of the state to work in an unbiased and bold manner. Inaugurating the 'IAS week' in Lucknow, the Chief Minister asked the gathering of IAS officers of UP cadre...
  • Another administrative reshuffle in UP, 9 IAS officers transferred February 14, 2014

    In yet another administrative reshuffle, Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday night transferred nine senior IAS officers, besides making changes in the posting of two others and relieving two more of additional charges. Kumar Kamlesh, awaiting posting, has been made the new Commissioner of Varanasi while Commissioner Bareilly Gurdeep Singh has been...
  • 15 IAS officers transferred in yet another reshuffle in Rajasthan February 9, 2014

    Rajasthan government has transferred fifteen IAS officers in the state including the Bikaner Divisional Commissioner and CEO of Jaipur Municipal Corporation. The new commissioner of Bikaner division is now Subir Kumar who was the State Mission Director for Livelihood projects, an order released on Saturday by the Department of Personnel said. Lal...
  • State government transfers 25 IAS officers in major administrative reshuffle February 8, 2014

    In a major administrative reshuffle, the Uttar Pradesh government on Saturday transferred 25 IAS officers, including district magistrate of Lucknow, an official spokesman said in Lucknow. The government has put Lucknow District Magistrate Anurag Yadav on the wait list while Rajshekhar, District Magistrate of Allahabad, has been posted in his place,...
  • Rajasthan government suspends IAS officer accused of rape February 5, 2014

    Jaipur: The Rajasthan government on Wednesday suspended a senior IAS officer accused of rape. BB Mohanty, the Chairman of the Rajasthan Civil Services Appellate Tribunal, has been accused by a woman civil services aspirant of sexually assaulting her over the past one year. Mohanty has been called for questioning by the police....
  • IAS officer accused of rape, questions raised over delay in probe February 3, 2014

    Jaipur: Over a week after he was booked for rape of a 23yearold IAS aspirant from UP, Rajasthan's senior IAS officer has not even been questioned by the police. The complainant now wants either the government to intervene and expedite probe or transfer the case to CBI. Eight days after...
  • Rajasthan: Woman accuses IAS officer of rape, police fail to act February 3, 2014

    Jaipur: Call it might is right. A woman civil services aspirant in Rajasthan is demanding a CBI probe after the police failed to act on her complaint against a senior IAS officer. The woman had alleged that BB Mohanty, the chairman of the Rajasthan Civil Services Appellate Tribunal, had sexually assaulted...
  • 25 IAS officers transferred in Madhya Pradesh February 1, 2014

    The Madhya Pradesh government has transferred 25 IAS officers. Naresh Kumar Pal, currently a Secretary, has now been posted as Collector of Narsinghpur district in place of Sanjeev Singh, who has been posted as Director (Skill Development), Jabalpur. Deputy Secretary, Labour, Rahabhaiya Prajapti has been appointed as Collector of Ashoknagar in place...