Gangtok, 28 Jul:

The State Government reshuffled its tops bureaucrats today and has transferred senior most Secretary of Sikkim Government, Arvind Kumar, from the post of Principal Secretary,Commerce & Industries Department to Executive Chairperson,TeestaUrja Limited, New Delhi.

Heis replaced byDr Thomas Chandy who was holding the post ofPrincipal Chief Conservator ofForest.

The State Government has appointed Additional ChiefConservator of Forest, ML Shrivastava,as the new Principal Chief Conservator of Forest.

Similarly, Principal Secretary of Department of Information & PublicRelation with additional charges as PS of Development & Coordination, Sikkim House, New Delhi, Bhagwan Shankar, isrelinquished from the charge of Principal Secretary, Department ofIPR.