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Odisha: Minor Reshuffle In IAS, OAS Cadres

Bhubaneswar: Government has made a minor reshuffle in Indian Administrative Service (IAS) and Odisha Administrative Services (OAS) cadres in Odisha. Positions of three senior officials have been changed. Project Director (PD) In-charge of District Rural Development Agency (DRDA) Koraput, IAS Abdaal Akhtar was appointed as PD In-charge of District Urban Development Agency (DUDA) in Khurda replacing […]


Odisha Govt gives New Appointments of IAS in State

Bhubaneswar: The Government of Odisha announced minor changes in the Indian Administrative Service (IAS) cadre. The IAS Officers are given additional charges along with their old ones and some are newly appointed. According to its notification published by the Government of Odisha Ranjan Chopra-1994 batch-has been appointed as the new Director General of Gopabandhu Academy […]


Chandigarh Appoints Odia Adviser

Chandigarh: Manoj Kumar Parida, who hails from Odisha, a 1986 batch Arunachal Pradesh, Goa, Mizoram and Union Territories (AGMUT) cadre IAS officer, became the new adviser to the Union Territory of Chandigarh. The previous adviser Parimal Rai, is transferred to Goa as the new Chief Secretary. Manoj currently holds the post of Chairman-cum-Managing Director of […]


Minor Reshuffle of IAS Officers in Odisha

Bhubaneswar: Government of Odisha made a minor reshuffle of IAS officers. Senior cadre Ashok Meena to take charge as Finance Secretary, while TK Pandey appointed as Principal Resident Commissioner in New Delhi. Meena, a 1993 batch IAS officer, currently posted as the Principal Secretary of General Administration & Public Grievance Department. He is also holding additional […]


Aparajita Sarangi to Join BJP on Nov 27

Bhubaneswar: Ending all speculations, former IAS officer Aparajita Sarangi on Thursday announced that she would join the Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP). Sarangi, who recently took voluntary retirement, will formally join the saffron party on November 27 in New Delhi. She is expected to contest the 2019 elections from Bhubaneswar Lok Sabha seat or Bhubaneswar central […]


Bureaucratic Hypocrisy: Cases of Ashok Meena and Deba Dash

Subhransu Panda, Bhubaneswar, May 30, 2018: Sources alleged, Dash was working as voice-over artist for BJP commercials Unlike Ashok Meena, Dash didn’t get support from Officers’ Association It’s alleged that IAS Officers don’t support OAS Officers in distress Senior OAS officer Deba Prasad Dash, one of the few honest officers (yes, there are a few […]


“From Goatherd To Governance” Released in Bhubaneswar

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar, April 18, 2018: The book is a life sketch of retired administrator Panchanan Dash ‘From Goatherd To Governance’ will inspire millions of youth Author and former MSME Department Secretary to Government of Odisha Sri Panchanan Dash’s first memoir book ‘From Goatherd To Governance’ was released on Monday (16th April 2018). In […]


Few Buereocratic Changes in Odisha

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Tuhin Kanta Pandey returned from central deputation  2 IAS officers get additional charges Few bureaucratic changes made by Odisha Govt today. Tuhin Kanta Pandey, a 1987 batch IAS officer, is the new principal secretary of Finance department. Mr. Pandey came back to Odisha after successful completion of central deputation. Surendra Kumar, a […]


Odisha IAS Officers’ Association Condemns servitors’ Misconduct With Puri Collector

By Odisha Story Bureau, Bhubaneswar: Odisha IAS Officers Association  condemns servitors’ misbehaviour with Puri collector. IAS Officers Association   Secretary Vishal Dev demands stern action against the accused servitors’. Dev said that IAS Officers Association will bring the matter to the notice of the government. He said that the IAS Officers Assn to take up […]