Saturday, September 29, 2018
Anil Chandra Punetha will take over as Chief Secretary of the Government of AP at the Secretariat after 3pm today.
He is being elevated to the post of the Chief Secretary from the Chief Commissioner of Land Administration to succeeded Dinesh Kumar who attained superannuation.
He is a 1984 batch IAS officer. He had first worked as Sub-Collector of Rajampet in Kadapa and then as Sub-Collector of Parvathipuram. He later served as Joint Collector of Medak and Kurnool district and as Project officer of DRDA in Medak.
He had worked as Collector of Srikakulam, MD of AP Housing Corporation, Commissioner of Horticulture, Rural Development and Health departments and as Principal Secretary of Agriculture and Revenue departments before being appointed as the CCLA.