A tug-of-war between the Central and the West Bengal authorities immediately noticed two dramatic developments — the retirement of Alapan Bandopadhyay and the appointment of Hari Krishna Dwivedi as his successor to the workplace of the chief secretary within the state.
Within the above image, Bandopadhyay may be seen handing over the cost to HK Dwivedi. BP Gopalika has been named as the brand new House Secretary.
“State chief secretary Alapan Banerjee has retired as his service ended immediately. He didn’t ask for his extension. However the state authorities has determined to make use of his huge expertise in forms for the betterment of the state. He has now been appointed as chief minister’s chief advisor in order that the federal government can get his service in dealing with Covid-19 pandemic and post-cyclone Yaas reduction operations,” mentioned CM Banerjee on the state secretariat.
HK Dwivedi’s appointment because the state’s chief secretary got here minutes after Alapan Bandopadhyay introduced his retirement from service.
Alapan Bandopadhyay was appointed the chief advisor to CM Mamata Banerjee. He’ll tackle the brand new function from 1 June for a interval of three years.
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