Maharashtra’s Extension Drama
Maharashtra government’s extension drama for Chief Secretary Swadhin Kshatriya is causing a lot of heartburn among state bureaucrats. The chief secretary was to retire on February 1. Initially, there were plans to give Kshatriya an extension for six months. However, after much bureaucratic file juggling, it was decided to give him a three-month extension. But, finally, it came down to a month. Now, babus are wondering whether Kshatriya will be given another extension in March.