Articles tagged under: Chief Secretary

Chief Secretary, Secretaries, Collector, other govt officials watch Hindi film Toilet Ek Prem Katha

August 23, 2017
Chief Secretary, Secretaries, Collector, other govt officials watch Hindi film Toilet Ek Prem Katha

Gandhinagar: Chief Secretary of Gujarat, various secretaries and other government officials together watched a Hindi film 'Toilet - Ek Prem Katha' which delivers entertainment with social message over the issue of open defecation. Chairman of District Rural Development Agency of Gandhinagar had organized this film show in sector - 11 based Cinemax theater. Chief Secretary, Secretaries, District Collector among other official watched the film. The show was organized on direction of Rural De...Read More

Take up rural toilets mission on priority basis: Aloria

September 10, 2015

Vadodara Gujarat chief secretary G R Aloria today asked the collectors of seven districts of central Gujarat to take up the rural toilets mission on a priority basis. Addressing a meeting of the district collectors of Vadodara, Kheda, Anand, Chhota Udepur, Panchmahals, Dohad and Mahisagar here today, Aloria Said, "The main objective of the programme is to bring about an improvement in the general quality of life by promoting cleanliness, hygiene and eliminating open defecation and accelera...Read More

Chief Secretary gives success tips to UPSC aspirants amid witty remarks and peals of laughter

August 01, 2015

Ahmedabad Gujarat Chief Secretary G R Aloria today gave 'tips for sure success' to the UPSC aspirants of the state with some very interesting and witty personal narratives including his own '33 minute interview encounter' at the Dholpur house in New Delhi, the headquarters of the civil services conducting body. Speaking on the occasion of the inauguration of the five centers of the Sardar Patel Institute of Public Administration (SPIPA) in the state dedicated to rigorous training...Read More

Banaskantha flood: briefing by Chief Secretary and MoS Shankarbhai(Video)

July 31, 2015

Palanpur Chief Secretary GR Aloria's briefing: Our first priority is to restore power to sources of water. Our of 39, around 27 headwords have started getting power. There's problem at another 12. Telecommunication will restore by tonight. Private and BSNL telecom operator will be able to shift calls. Out of 3,000 only 1,000 bus trips are functional at present. By today evening we expect to operate 70% trips. 4 columns of Army, 3 companies of SRP, 180 jawans of BSF are th...Read More

Chief Secretary Aloria gets additional charge of GSPC chairman

July 28, 2015

Gandhinagar Gujarat Chief Secretary G.R. Aloria has also been given the additional charge of the Chairman of Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation (GSPC) Limited, GSPC LNG and Gujarat Gas Limited by the state government. Mr. Aloria, a 1981 batch IAS officer was given this additional responsibility to spearhead the three closely related state owned leading oil and gas exploration, development and production companies today. Mr. Aloria was appointed Chief Secretary Govt on May 31, 2015. ...Read More

GR Aloria takes over as Chief Secretary of Gujarat State

May 30, 2015
GR Aloria takes over as Chief Secretary of Gujarat State

Gandhinagar 1981 batch Gujarat cadre Indian Administrative Service(IAS) officer GR Aloria today took over as new Chief Secretary of Gujarat state. Farewell for outgoing Chief Secretary DJ Pandian(retired due to age) was held on this occasion. Aloria who is from Jaipur in Rajasthan started his career as IAS officer as Superintendent Assistant Collector, Rajkot. He later served as DDO, Collector, Deputy Secretary, Senior General Manager, Municipal Commissioner, Housing Commissioner, O...Read More

Gujarat Chief Secretary to brief PM about State’s pending issues in PRAGATI VC

March 24, 2015

New Delhi/Ahmedabad Gujarat Chief Secretary D.J.Pandian will represent Gujarat via video conference(VC) of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s first Proactive Governance and Timely Implementation-'PRAGATI' initiative to resolve pending issues of states on Wednesday(25th March) across the country. PM will address a joint Video Conference of all the Government of India Secretaries and all the Chief Secretaries of the states on every fourth Wednesday of the month to resolve the critical pending ...Read More

HC gives clean chit to Chief Secretary Pandian in land acquisition case

March 12, 2015

Ahmedabad Gujarat High Court today gave clean chit to Chief Secretary DJ Pandian in Charnka Solar park land acquisition case and freed him from blame. The High Court observed that there was no loss to public exchequer in purchase of land. In December last year Gujarat government had submitted a report before the Gujarat High Court giving a "clean chit" to its Chief Secretary D J Pandian in an alleged land purchase scam. Advocate General Kamal Trivedi placed the report of the state's Reve...Read More

Gujarat govt to launch a helpline to guide people on Swine flu

February 15, 2015

Gandhinagar Swine flu today claimed 12 more lives in Gujarat, taking the toll to 136 since January, while 130 new cases were reported, officials said. Today's deaths were reported from Ahmedabad (4), Surat (3) and one each from Kutch, Vadodara, Navsari, Arvalli and Gandhinagar districts, a government statement said here. The total number of positive swine flu cases in the new year touched 1,522, the statement added. The administration today held an emerg...Read More

If we can’t spend 50% budget even by December, it doesn’t serve purpose:Pandian

December 25, 2014

Gandhinagar If by December, even 50% sanctioned budget is not spent, it just doesn't serve any purpose. If benefits of sanctioned scheme faily to reach beneficiary on time, it's not effective governance. These remarks were made by Chief Secretary of Gujarat state, DJ Pandian in Gandhinagar in his address to government officials during the Good Governance Day function held in presence of the Chief Minister. Giving an example he said, "school session begins in th...Read More