20 senior IAS officers, including Principal Secretary (Information) Navneet Sehgal were today transferred in the first major bureaucratic reshuffle by Yogi Adityanath's Uttar Pradesh government.
Sehgal, who wielded considerable influence in Akhilesh Yadav government, also held the charge of Religious Affaris, Information and Tourism.
He was the CEO of UP Industrial Development Authority, UP State Highway Authority and Additional Resident Commissioner, New Delhi.
An official release here said that he, along with Anita Singh, Dimple Parma and Rama Raman have been put on the wait list.
UP cadre IAS officer Avanish Kumar Awasthi, who was on wait list after he was relieved from the Centre, has got charge of all the departments held by Sehgal.
Mritunjay Kumar Narayan has been made secretary of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.