The officials in the state administration said lateral entry would be done for the posts including special secretary and joint secretaries.
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The Jammu and Kashmir government recently directed administrative secretaries to address all papers and files to new chief secretary Arun Kumar Mehta.
While asking the West Bengal government to relieve the officer with immediate effect, centre also directed Bandyopadhyay to report in Delhi by Monday.
Vini Mahajan has served in the office of former Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh from 2005-2012, and handled matters relating to Finance, Industry and Commerce, Telecom and IT.
S Sasikanth Senthil, Dakshina Kannada district deputy commissioner, in a letter said, "fundamental building blocks of democracy are being compromised in an unprecedented manner".
The letter to President Ram Nath Kovind, signed by nearly 80 former civil servants, said "slurs" are being levelled against the Election Commission and doubts are being raised on its ability to hold free and fair elections.
The Election Commission, the bureaucrats allege, is suffering from a credibility crisis which endangers the integrity of the electoral process.
Estonia has created one platform that supports electronic authentication and digital signatures to enable paperless communications across both the private and public sectors.
It further said that three years have elapsed since the high court's judgement, thereby causing serious loss of funds which should have accrued for development of these schools.
A memorandum issued by Tripura government advising its officials to avoid wearing jeans, denim wear, and sunglasses during official duty has come in for severe criticism from Opposition parties.
Faesal had posted a tweet saying, "Population +patriarchy +illiteracy +alcohol +porn +technology +anarchy = rapistan".
The Supreme Court had yesterday clipped the powers of the LG and maintained he was bound by the aid and advice of the council of ministers of the Delhi government.
Parties allege that it's a ploy to get those associated with the BJP and the RSS into administrative ranks.
The share for power between the state and the centre has been a constant feature in India’s union territories and a ‘state’ like Delhi. Even so, the rift between the CM and the chief secretary over powers is exceptionally combative in the capital.
The apex court observed that the "dress worn by officials in courts is nothing but a symbolic of certain things".
Leader of Opposition in Uttarakhand Assembly Pritam Singh during a protest near the State Secretariat against the Devasthanam Act, in Dehradun.PTI Photo
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Lok Janshakti Party (Ramvilas) President Chirag Paswan inspects Bapu Auditorium for preparation of his party foundation day function, in Patna.PTI Photo
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