UP Chief Secretary Deepak Singhal removed, Rahul Bhatnagar to replace him

Deepak Singhal was today removed as the Uttar Pradesh chief secretary. Singhal will be replaced by Principal Secretary (Finance) Rahul Bhatnagar.

Deepak Singhal few months back replaced 1978 batch officer Alok Ranjan, who retired on June 30 after a three-month extension of service.

Deepak Singhal has also served as the principal secretary to department of irrigation under Shivpal Yadav.