Articles tagged under: IAS cadre

Newly recruited civil service officers to attend workshop at Statue of Unity

July 04, 2019
Newly recruited civil service officers to attend workshop at Statue of Unity

New Delhi: Newly recruited civil services officers such as the IAS, IPS, IFS etc. will undergo a five-day combined workshops at the Statue of Unity in Gujarat, after completing foundation course training and before going to their respective cadres according to a report quoting sources in Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration. The report says this year's workshop is likely to be held in the month of October under the theme - ‘How to achieve the goal of making India a 5 trillio...Read More

Retired IAS’s son arrested in liquor prohibition case in South Gujarat

June 28, 2019
Retired IAS’s son arrested in liquor prohibition case in South Gujarat

Valsad: Retired IAS officer Jagatsinh Vasava's son Pravinsinh alias Munna who was wanted for various charges of crime related to prohibition has been arrested by Valsad police. The accused, according to police registered the vehicle under his name and gave it for illegal transportation of liquor. Read More

Gujarat Chief Secretary Dr. JN Singh gets six month extension

June 01, 2019
Gujarat Chief Secretary Dr. JN Singh gets six month extension

Gandhinagar:The Gujarat government Friday gave a six-month extension to state Chief Secretary J N Singh. Singh, a 1983-batch Gujarat-cadre IAS officer, was due to retire Friday. He has been chief secretary since July 2016. A notification issued by the General Administration Department said he will serve for another six months, from June 1 to November 30, 2019. The Union government's Department of Personnel and Training has approved the decision, it said.Read More

Primary investigation report on Surat fire tragedy incident is submitted to CM

May 27, 2019

Gandhinagar: In Gandhinagar today, Gujarat Chief Minister Mr. Vijaybhai Rupani reiterated that the state government is on total alert to prevent reoccurrence of fire tragedy incident that occurred at tuition class in Surat city. He further stated that the state government is determined to take stern actions against guilty persons involved in this incident and any sort of negligence would not be tolerated. Mr. Rupani held a high-level meeting, after the submission of investigation repo...Read More

Surat fire tragedy: Highlights of Govt. briefing on primary probe report

May 27, 2019

Gandhinagar: Mukesh Puri, IAS, Principal Secretary, Urban Development & Urban Housing Department, Govt of Gujarat today handed over a primary probe report to Chief Minister Vijay Rupani. Puri later addressed a press conference and shared the details: Highlights of briefing: - Primary report has been prepared after two-day visit. It has been submitted to Chief Minister. The Chief Minister called a meeting of APS to CM, CS, fire department experts and urban development department off...Read More

GSFC issues statement, briefs media over underweight DAP bags

May 13, 2019
GSFC issues statement, briefs media over underweight DAP bags

Gandhinagar: Gujarat government today said that the sale and supply of the Sardar DAP fertilizer bags of the state run Gujarat State Fertilizers and Chemicals (GSFC) would be normalize in a day or two. Additional Chief Secretary of the Agriculture, Farmers Welfare & Co-operation Department, Sanjay Prasad said that in a day or two the sale of GSFC fertilizers would be normalized. 'After the loss of some weight in the fertilizers sacks due to technical reasons, the sal...Read More

Gujarat Govt. transfers IAS officers,Tapi, Dang, Narmada, Mahisagar, Dwarka get new Collectors

January 31, 2019

Gandhinagar: The Government of Gujarat today transferred 19 IAS officers.Collector of Tapi district, NK Damor has been shifted as Collector of Dang district. Municipal Commissioner of Jamnagar RB Barad is shifted as Collector Mahisagar replacing VA Vaghela. Collector of Narmada district RS Ninama is shifted as Collector of Tapi district. Chief Administrator of Statue of Unity, IK Patel is shifted as Collector of Narmada district. He will also hold existing charges of Administrator, Stat...Read More

Gujarat CM suspends then secretary of Pavitra Yatradham Vikas Board, second suspension of IAS official in Gujarat in less than two months

December 28, 2018
Gujarat CM suspends then secretary of Pavitra Yatradham Vikas Board, second suspension of IAS official in Gujarat in less than two months

Gandhinagar: In the second suspension of an IAS officer in less than two months, the Gujarat government has suspended the then secretary of Gujarat Pavitra Yatradham Vikas Board Anil Patel who was currently working as the additional secretary in the Panchyat, rural housing and rural development department. Earlier in November this year the state government had suspended the then municipal commissioner of Junagadh and IAS officer V J Rajput in connection with alleged irregularities during ...Read More

Gujarat govt. transfers 3 IAS; Kheda Collector IK Patel shifted as Chief Administrator of Statue of Unity

November 15, 2018
Gujarat govt. transfers 3 IAS; Kheda Collector IK Patel shifted as Chief Administrator of Statue of Unity

Gandhingar: The Government of Gujarat today announced transfers of three Indian Administrative Service(IAS) officer. Kheda-Nadiad Collector IK Patel has been shifted as CEO and Rehabilitation Commissioner of Sardar Sarovar Punarvasvat Agency, Vadodara and Chief Administrator of Statue of Unity relieving Shahmeena Husain of additional charge. CEO of Surat Urban Development Agency(SUDA), SB Patel has been appointed new district Collector of Kheda-Nadiad replacing IK Patel. Regional Com...Read More

Promoted IAS and then Municipal Commissioner of Junagadh V J Rajput suspended for corruption charges

November 14, 2018
Promoted IAS and then Municipal Commissioner of Junagadh V J Rajput suspended for corruption charges

Gandhinagar: The Gujarat government has decided to suspend the then municipal commissioner of Junagadh and promoted IAS officer V J Rajput in connection with alleged irregularities during his tenure. During the tenure of Rajput, instances of alleged irregularity in purchase of iron grills for putting on the dividers, recruitment of some permanent employees of the corporation and others including selling good conditioned vehicles as scrapped ones had come to fore. He was municipal...Read More