In a major bureaucratic reshuffle, the Madhya Pradesh government has transferred 61 IAS officers including a number of Collectors and principal secretaries in the state.
An official order late last night said here that RK Shrivastava who was till now Collector of Indore would be the new commissioner for Public Relations in place of Manoj Srivastava who has been made Commissioner, Bhopal.
Rewa collector M Geetha, has been sent to Ujjain while Chhindwara Collector Nikunj Shrivastava would be the new collector of Bhopal.
Rajendra Sharma who was till now collector of Shajapur would be the new collector for Ratlam while Vishwa Mohan Upadhyaya who was Secretary Home, has been made commissioner for SC Welfare.
Shivanand Dubey and SPS Saluja who were Collector for Rajgarh and Sidhi districts have been made Deputy Secretaries.
The districts whose Collectors have got new postings include Panna, Datia, Harda, Jhabua, Bhopal and Mandsaur.
AK Singh, now the Deputy Commissioner Development will be the new Collector for Ashoknagar and Lokesh Kumar Jatav who held the post of CEO Dindori would be the new Collector for Rajgarh.
Renu Pant, Collector for Harda is the new Additional Commissioner for Commercial Tax while the Datia Collector, MB Ojha has been made Director for Rural Employment.
GK Saraswar and Jagdish Sharma who were Collectors for Mandsaur and Jhabua have both been made Additional Secretaries.
The Commissioner for the Gwalior Municipal Corporation Pawan Sharma is the new Collector for Chhindwara while Shobhit Jain who was Additional Collector Rewa would be the new Collector for Jhabua.
Pukhraj Maroo who was the Commissioner for Bhopal has been made Officer on Special Duty at Mantralaya.