Kolar DC Transferred; Bandh Today

Published: 30th October 2014 06:15 AM  |   Last Updated: 30th October 2014 06:15 AM   |  A+A-

BANGALORE: Kolar Deputy Commissioner (DC) D K Ravi has been transferred and posted as Additional Commissioner of Commercial Taxes (Enforcement), according to a government order on Wednesday.

K V Thrilok Chandra, who was the Additional Commissioner of Commercial Taxes (Enforcement), Bangalore, has been posted as Kolar DC.   R Vinoth Priya, IAS, Kolar ZP CEO is transferred and posted until further orders as Additional Mission Director, Sakala, Bangalore, relieving R Manoj, IFS, of the additional charge.

K S Manjunath, IAS, Additional Commissioner (Administration), BBMP is withdrawn from Urban Development Department and posted until further orders as Kolar ZP CEO. 

Meanwhile, forums and political parties have called for a district bandh on Thursday against Ravi’s transfer.   On October 20, people staged a demonstration urging the government not to transfer the DC as he was instrumental in taking up various development works, including clearing encroachments of government land.   

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