Lucknow: The district magistrate of Bareilly, which had recently witnessed communal violence, was on Monday night shifted in a major administrative reshuffle in Uttar Pradesh government in which 14 IAS and 23 IPS officers were transferred.
Bareilly District Magistrate Manish Chauhan has been shifted to Lakhimpur while DM (Lakhimpur) Kheri Abhishek Prakash was sent to Bareilly.
While Managing Director of Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Limited (UPPCL) Avnish Awasti has been put on wait list, Principal Secretary (Technical and Professional Education) R C Srivastava was relieved from the post of professional education department while he continues to retain the technical education department, official sources said.
Principal Secretary (Backward welfare department) Gurdip Singh has been sent to professional education department in the same capacity while Ashok Kumar, who was on the wait list was made Principal Secretary (rural engineering services) while holding the additional charge of backward welfare department.
Secretary Stamp and Registration Rajan Shukla has been relieved from his duty but would continue to have charge of the garden and food processing department. DM (Banda) Sheetal Verma and DM (Auraiya) Naveen Kumar have swapped places while Special Secretary (medical and health) Arvind Kumar Dwivedi has been sent to Balrampur as the new DM.
Nidhi Kesarwai, who was in the waitlist, has been made DM (Shravati) while Chief District Officer (Meerut) Shubhra Saxena has been made CDO of Ghaziabad. Deepak Trivedi, who was on waitlist, has been made Principal Secretary of food and civil Supplies.

Inspector General (Lucknow) Ashutosh Pandey, who is holding charge of SSP/DIG of Lucknow, has been made IG Railways while SP Fatehpur R K Chaturvedi was made SSP Lucknow. Navneit Sekera has been made DIG Lucknow and would be responsible for the Chief Minister's security.
IG (establishment) Sandeep Salunke has been made IG crime while IG (Varanasi) Brijbhushan has been sent to Gorakhpur in the same capacity. IG (Gorakhpur) Bhavesh Kumar Singh too has been transferred to Agra in the same capacity.
IG (welfare) G S Meena has been sent to Varanasi in the same capacity while Zaki Ahma,d who was on the wait list, was made DIG Meerut. SSP Meerut Sunil Kumar Gupta has been made DIG of the Kanpur range.
SP (Kheri) Rajendra Singh has been sent to Fatehpur in the same capacity, SP (anti corruption) Dalveer Sing Yadav has been made SP Kheri while SP Jaunpur Akash Kulhari has been made SP Azamgarh and SSP (Kumbh Mela) Mohit Agarwal was made SSP Allahabad, the sources said.
SP (training and security) R K S Rathore has been made SSP Kumbh while SP Sant Kabir Nagar Rajendra Prasad Chaturvedi was sent to Jalaun in the same capacity.


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