IAS Tripura cadre appointed as Dy. Secretary in H&FW, Govt. of India
By Our Correspondent, 06/04/2021, Agartala

Indian Administrative Service (IAS) official Mahatme Sandeep Namdeo currently posted as Director of Urban Development in Tripura was on Tuesday appointed as Deputy Secretary in the Health and Family Welfare department of Delhi government. A per the instruction, the official has to join his duties by April 8 as per the mandatory instructions of the Appointments Committee of Cabinet’s (ACC).

The IAS officer was also holding additional charges of Chief Executive Officer, Tripura Urban Development Authority (TUDA) and Director of Skill Development, Tripura. He was also handling responsibility of Mission Director, Agartala Smart City Ltd in addition. Earlier, the official was deputed as District Magistrate in West Tripura district. In August last year, he was transferred to the TUDA.

The official has been posted under the Central Staffing Scheme for a period of four years from the date of taking over charge of the post or until further orders, whichever is earlier, said a Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) order. In a letter to Chief Secretary Tripura, the DoPT has requested to relieve Namdeo of his duties immediately with instructions to take up his new assignment in the department of Health and Family Welfare.