The West Bengal government has assigned additional charges to two senior IAS officers in the state.
They are :
- B P Gopalika (IAS:1989:WB), Additional Chief Secretary, Home and Hills Affairs Department with additional charge of Additional Chief Secretary, P & AR Department and MD, WB Highway Dev. Corporation, has been assigned additional charge of Parliamentary Affairs Department.
- Manoj Pant (IAS:1991:WB), Principal Secretary, Finance Department with additional charge of Principal Secretary, Land & Land Reforms and Refugee Relief & Rehabilitation Department and LRC, West Bengal and OSD and ex-officio Principal Secretary, Cabinet Secretariat at New Delhi, has been assigned additional charge of Department of Planning & Statistics.