Senior IAS officer, Deepak Singhal, has been appointed new Chief Secretary of UP.
1982 batch IAS officer, Singal would replace Alok Ranjan, who retired on June 30, an official spokesman said.
He was Principal Secretary Water Resources and Irrigation in UP.
Singhal’s appointment came after Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav returned from vacations.
Senior IAS officer Pravir Kumar was looking after the charge of Chief Secretary after the retirement of Ranjan