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New Ernakulam collector Jafar Malik assumes charge

Jafar Malik, the  new Ernakulam District Collector, assumed charge on Monday. He took charge from outgoing collector S Suhas.

Published: 13th July 2021 06:50 AM  |   Last Updated: 13th July 2021 12:29 PM   |  A+A-

Power couple: After taking charge, Ernakulam District Collector Jafar Malik fist bumps his wife and Ernakulam development commissioner Afsana Parveen at the collectorate on Monday | A Sanesh

By Express News Service

KOCHI: Jafar Malik, the  new Ernakulam District Collector, assumed charge on Monday. He took charge from outgoing collector S Suhas. After taking over, Jafar said the district administration will unveil measures for the welfare of the marginalised sections in society. A special plan will be devised for students impacted by the lockdown, he said. 

“The project will be implemented in collaboration with the health department, Kudumbashree, Anganwadi workers and ASHA workers to tackle the crisis created by Covid in children,” said Jafar Malik.He also urged  staff to work like professionals. The collector said the land acquisition for various development projects will be completed on time.



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