The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) Chief BMC Commissioner Praveen Pardeshi has been transferred in the middle of the coronavirus by the state’s chief minister Uddhav Thackeray while the state is struggling by the effects of the lockdown commenced by the government so as to contain the spread of the coronavirus outbreak. Praveen Pardeshi has been transferred as the additional chief secretary in the urban development department (UDD) while Iqbal Chahal, who is currently principal secretary in the UDD was named new BMC commissioner.
Additionally, the former Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation MD Ashwini Bhide has been appointed as the additional municipal commissioner of BMC, replacing Jayashree Bose who is now appointed as MD, Maharashtra Small Scale Industries Development Corporation.
Former Thane Municipal Commissioner Sanjeev Jaiswal, who was waiting for posting, has been appointed as the new additional commissioner of BMC as a replacement of Abasaheb Jarhad who is the new relief and rehabilitation secretary.
– Christo Freddy, NMTV News