Special Correspondent

CHENNAI: Government on Friday announced the transfer of some more officers of the Indian Administrative Service.

N.S. Palaniappan, Principal Secretary in charge of Social Welfare and Nutritious Meal programme Department, has been made Principal Secretary (Revenue). P. Rama Mohan Rao, Chief Executive Officer of the Tamil Nadu Khadi and Village Industries Board, is the new Secretary of the Social Welfare and Nutritious Meal Programme Department.

Vishwanath A. Shegaonkar, Handlooms, Handicrafts, Textiles and Khadi Secretary, has been transferred as Adi-Dravidar and Tribal Welfare Secretary. R. Rajagopal, Chairman and Managing Director of the Tamil Nadu Handicrafts Development Corporation, has been posted as Principal Secretary (Handlooms, Handicrafts, Textiles and Khadi). He will also function as CEO of the Khadi and Village Industries Board.

Reeta Harish Thakkar, Pudukottai Collector, is transferred as Deputy Secretary in the Revenue Department.

A. Suganthi, Additional Collector, Vellore, succeeds Ms.Thakkar. K. Sellamuthu, Additional Commissioner of Labour, has been transferred as Managing Director of the Handicrafts Development Corporation.