Bhubaneswar: The State Government today effected a minor reshuffle in the IAS cadre. According to a notification issued by the General Administration Department, 1991-batch IAS officer, Satyabrata Sahu has been appointed as Principal Secretary of MSME Department.
The additional appointment of Hemant Sharma as Principal Secretary of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprise (MSME) Department shall stand terminated from the date Satyabrata Sahu takes over, the order stated.
“Gopabandhu Satpathy, IAS (NSCS-2003), Special Secretary to Government, Planning & Convergence Department is appointed as Managing Director, Odisha State Co-operative Bank, Bhubaneswar vice Debendra Kumar Jena, IAS transferred,” the GA Department order read.
“The post of Managing Director, Odisha State Cooperative Bank is declared equivalent in status and responsibility to the post of Special Secretary to Government provided in the IAS cadre of the State.”
“Debendra Kumar Jena, IAS (NSCS-2005), Managing Director, Odisha State Cooperative Bank, Bhubaneswar is appointed as Additional Secretary to Government, Planning & Convergence Department,” the order further read.