Bhubaneswar: A day after appointing new Commissioner of the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) as part of a major bureaucratic reshuffle, the Odisha government today posted senior IAS officer G. Mathivathanan as Administrator of the municipal corporation.
Mathivathanan will hold the additional charge of Administrator of the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation in addition to his own duties, stated a notification issued by the General Administration and Public Grievance department.
Mathivathanan, a 1994-batch IAS, is currently working as Principal Secretary, Housing and Urban Development Department with additional charge of Principal Secretary of Parliamentary Affairs Department. Also, he holds the additional charge of Chairman of the Cuttack Development Authority.
The additional appointment of 2007 batch IAS Sangramjit Nayak as Administrator of the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation shall stand terminated from the date G. Mathivathanan takes over, the notification added.
Yesterday, the State government posted 1997-batch IAS Sanjay Kumar Singh as the Commissioner of the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation. He replaced Prem Chandra Chaudhary as the BMC Commissioner.