.........BHUBANESWAR: The State Government has posted senior IAS officer Pradip Kumar Jena as the new Chief Administrator of Sri Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA).
The 1989 batch officer will be in additional charge of SJTA apart from his principal position as Secretary, Water Resources Department. He also held additional charge of Electronics and IT Department which has now been given to Ashok Kumar Meena, Special Secretary, General Administration Department.
Earlier, 1986 batch officer Suresh Chandra Mohapatra, currently Secretary, Forest and Environment Department, was holding the position of SJTA chief.
The Government has also posted Sujata Kartikeyan as the Commissioner, Mission Shakti.