ANDHRA PRADESH

Hari Kiran takes charge as MCT Commissioner

Chevvuru Hari Kiran took charge as the new Commissioner of the Municipal Corporation of Tirupati (MCT) and Vice-Chairman of Tirupati Urban Development Authority (TUDA), here on Wednesday. Mr. Kiran, who earlier worked as Sub-Collector at Madanapalle, Kurnool and as Municipal Commissioner in Vijayawada, has been deputed here, after the transfer of former MCT Commissioner V. Vinay Chand as the Collector of Prakasam district.

Speaking to the media, after assuming charge, Mr. Kiran termed his new appointment as challenging with more responsibilities. He remarked that he would prioritise on the projects linked to ‘Smart City’, living up to its present reputation and put the pending projects on track.

With additional responsibility of TUDA, Mr. Kiran said that he would focus on developing entertainment and recreational facilities.