Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad
Anil mukim IAS of 1984 batch today took over as chief secretary of Gujarat in place of Dr J N Singh who retired today. He is the 2w9th CS of Gujarat.
J N Singh who was appointed Chief Secretary in 2016 held this post for a record time of three and half years. He was given six month extension earlier this year.
Anil mukim is said to be quite close to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He was in the union government as secretary Mines he has been brought to Gujarat to take over as the chief secretary. Anil mukim has superseded two IAS officer they are Sunita Gulati and Arvind Agrawal. Mukim is to retire in August next year
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