Nagpal, a 2009-batch IAS officer was originally allotted the Punjab cadre and was imparted training in Mohali near Chandigarh from June 2011 to August 2012. She however got her cadre changed to Uttar Pradesh as she got married to an IAS officer - Abhishek Singh, belonging to UP cadre.

Talking to reporters in Chandigarh, Sukhbir Singh Badal said, “If she is willing to come back and serve in Punjab, I have no objection to it.”

The Deputy CM also added that he has so far went through the media reports related to the controversy and would prefer refraining from commenting on the action taken by the Uttar Pradesh government till he receives complete factual details.

(JPN/Agencies)

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