Senior IAS officer Tripurari Sharan was on Saturday named as the brand new Chief Secretary of Bihar, however his tenure might be for a short interval of two months solely, in accordance with a authorities notification.
Mr Sharan succeeded Arun Kumar Singh who died of COVID-19 yesterday.
A 1985 batch IAS officer, Sharan will retire from service on June 30 this 12 months.
He was at the moment holding the accountability of Chairman of Revenue Council.
According to the notification issued by the General Administration division, Sanjeev Kumar Sinha (1986 batch) will substitute Sharan in Revenue Council.
The 1985 batch IAS officer Arun Kumar Singh had died of COVID in a personal hospital right here Friday.
He had examined constructive mid-April and after an extended battle with the illness breathed his final yesterday.
Mr Singh was scheduled to retire in August finish however his sudden demise pressured a reshuffle.
A big numnber of senior bureaucrats have come beneath assault of COVID-19 in its lethal ongoing second wave in Bihar.
Before Mr Singh, Additional Health Secretary Ravi Shankar Choudhary and Director in Panchayati Raj division Vijay Ranjan had died resulting from COVID-19 an infection.
The notification additionally gave particulars of switch of another senior IAS officers.
Sudhir Kumar will take over the cost of Chief Investigation Commissioner in General Administration division from Mr Sinha.
The 1989 batch IAS officer Vandana Kinney might be Additional Chief Secretary within the division of Labour Resources division. She can even have further accountability of Arts, Culture and Youth affairs division.
Mihir Kumar Singh has been made Commissioner of Tirhut division at Muzaffarpur.
Prem Singh Meena has been named as new Bhagalpur Commissioner. He can even maintain further cost of Munger division.
Manish Kumar (2005 batch) grew to become new Darbhanga Commissioner.
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