Newly appointed GHMC commissioner Somesh Kumar assumes charge
October 23, 2013 - Hyderabad
The newly appointed Greater Hyderabad Municipal Commissioner (GHMC) Sri Somesh Kumar took charge from the outgoing Commissioner Krishna Babu today. Speaking to the media after taking charge, Somesh Kumar said that he would give priority to the development of roads in the Greater Hyderabad region and the development of old city.
Krishna Babu said that the Corporation which used to struggle at an overdraft stage at one point is now making profits. He said that many projects that were undertaken in his administration were successful. After assuming charge, Somesh Kumar held discussions with the municipal workers and convinced them to withdraw their strike.
The corporation employees who ended their stike has announced that they would join the duties from midnight onwards.