6 PPSC, 2 SIC mem­bers take oath

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PUN­JAB GOV­ER­NOR VP SINGH BADNORE AD­MIN­IS­TERED THEM THE OATH OF OF­FICE AND SE­CRECY

CHANDIGARH: Pun­jab gov­er­nor VP Singh Badnore on Tues­day ad­min­is­tered the oath of of­fice to six new mem­bers of the Pun­jab Pub­lic Ser­vice Com­mis­sion (PPSC) and two state in­for­ma­tion com­mis­sion­ers (SICs) in the pres­ence of Pun­jab chief min­is­ter Cap­tain Amarinder Singh.

The new PPSC mem­bers are Amar Par­tap Singh Virk, Gur­par­tap Singh Mann, Jamit Kaur Teji, Lok Nath An­gra, Nee­lam Gre­wal and non-of­fi­cial mem­ber Supreet Ghu­man.

The new in­for­ma­tion com­mis­sion­ers are Khush­want Singh and San­jeev Garg.

Among the new Pun­jab Pub­lic Ser­vice Com­mis­sion mem­bers, Amar Par­tap Singh is a for­mer In­dian ad­min­is­tra­tive of­fi­cer (IAS) of­fi­cer from the state, while Gur­par­tap Singh Mann is a for­mer chief gen­eral man­ager (CGM) of the Pun­jab In­fra­struc­ture De­vel­op­ment Board (PIDB).

Jamit Kaur Teji is an as­so­ci­ated pro­fes­sor of Pun­jabi at the Gov­ern­ment Post Grad­u­ate Col­lege for Girls, Sec­tor 11, Chandigarh, Lok Nath An­gra is a for­mer In­dian po­lice ser­vice (IPS) of­fi­cer and Nee­lam Gre­wal is for­mer dean, post grad­u­ate stud­ies of Pun­jab Agri­cul­tural Univer­sity (PAU), and di­rec­tor In­dian Coun­cil of Agri­cul­ture Re­search (IACR).

Supreet Ghu­man is a prac­tic­ing lawyer.

Among the state in­for­ma­tion com­mis­sion­ers, Khush­want Singh is an em­i­nent au­thor and a pop­u­lar colum­nist, while San­jeev Garg was as­so­ci­ated with Aruna Asaf Ali Trust, Chandigarh, and is for­mer vice-chair­man of Pun­jab Agro In­dus­tries Cor­po­ra­tion (PAIC).

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