K.G. Jagadeesha took charge as Deputy Commissioner of Gulbarga here on Thursday.
Mr. Jagadeesha is an IAS officer of the 2005 batch. He was earlier Director of Horticulture. He took charge from the outgoing Deputy Commissioner N.S. Prasanna Kumar.
Chief Executive Officer of Gulbarga Zilla Panchayat Pallavi Akurathi and Additional Deputy Commissioner Latha Kumari were present, along with other senior officials of the district administration. This is the second time that Mr. Jagadeesha has been posted here.
He was earlier Assistant Commissioner of Gulbarga subdivision and Commissioner of Gulbarga City Corporation. He was also the first Deputy Commissioner of Yadgir district after it was carved out of Gulbarga district.