Thursday, August 21, 2014
Former Patna Doordarshan and AIR Officer appointed State Information Commissioner Bihar
Former News Director Patna Doordarshan and AIR Patna has been appointed State Information Commissioner of Bihar.
Governor D Y Patil administered the oath of office to newly appointed Information Commissioner Arun Kumar Verma in a simple ceremony organised in Raj Bhawan. A retired officer of Indian Informatrion Service (IIS) Mr Verma was appointed to the post on July 22 by Bihar government.
During his long career in information service, Mr Verma held important positions including Joint Director of Public Information Bureau (PIB). He was also the News Director of Patna Doordarshan and All India Radio, Patna.
Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi, former chief minister Nitish Kumar, Speaker of Bihar Assembly Udai Narain Chaudhary, several cabinet colleagues of Mr Manjhi and senior officers of Bihar government were present on the occasion when the Governor D Y Patil administered the oath to Mr Verma.
Source & Credit: http://www.newswala.com/, http://news.webindia123.com/