The state government on Thursday appointed secretary higher education Devesh Chaturvedi as vice -chairman Lucknow Development Authority (LDA). Agriculture production commissioner Alok Ranjan has, however, been divested of the charge of principal secretary, infrastructure and industrial development.
Apart from APC, he would continue as industrial development commissioner.
Surya Pratap Singh, who was i n waiting, has been appointed as principal secretary infrastructure and industrial development with additional charge of managing director PICUP, chief executive officer Lucknow Industrial development authority and executive director Udyog Bandhu.
Secretary industrial development Dhiraj Sahu has been relieved of additional charge of managing director PICUP.
While divisional commissioner Allahabad Jitendra Kumar has been brought back as secretary secondary education, principal secretary secondary education Juthika Patarkar has been shifted to higher education in same capacity.