Shreekant Singh appointed as new principal secretary housing ministry
Sh r i Shreekant Singh, IAS officer 1986 batch, is appointed as the new Principal Secretary for state Housing Ministry, earlier he was heading the planning department. Singh has replaced Shri Satish Gavai, IAS officer 1984 batch, who was appointed as Principal Secretary in January this year. The transfer orders are issued by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday, along with Singh and Gavai CM has transferred total eleven IAS officers in the state.As per the sources Housing Minister Prakash Mehta was disappointed with his ministries senior bureaucrat and he requested the transfer to the Chief Minister Office. The minister was disappointed as Gavai was absent during the working of Maharashtra Housing Policy. Gavai is now transferred to the water resources department.