Bengaluru, Apr 22: In a fresh development the state government has transferred BBMP Commissioner, G Kumar Naik along with other IAS officials. However the government has posted 1994 IAS cadre N Manjunath Prasad for the same.
The state government issued transfer order to IAS officers in the evening hours of Thursday. Outgoing Commissioner has been transferred as Director of Karnataka Power Corporation Limited (KPCL), the order said.
Naik who belongs to 1990 IAS batch took charged as the Commissioner of the BBMP on April 20 2015. Kumar who hails from capital city, pursued his schooling in Sri Ramakrishna Vidhyashala of Mysuru and Basavanagudi National College. It could be recalled that he served as Assistant Commissioner in Hunsur and Kumta Taluks.
N Manjunath Prasad who served as Secretary to Government, Agriculture Department is now tasked with BBMP. The Managing Director of KPCL, M Maheshwar Rao of 1995 batch in this reshuffle given the post of Secretary to Government, Agriculture Department.
A crusader who is said to be a reason behind throwing light on corruption in Lokayukta, Bengaluru ZP Chief Executive Engineer M N Krishnamurthy has also received transfer order, but posting has not been done yet. He has been replaced by Srinivas.