Lucknow: Amit Singh , a senior railway officer, currently on deputation to Ministry of External Affairs as Regional Passport Officer (RPO) of Lucknow, will be the Special Secretary to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.
A 2000-batch Indian Railway Stores Services (IRSS) officer will join the CM secretariat after his relieving from MEA and Railways . The ministry of Railways has already sent a letter to MEA to relieve him.
Amit, originally from North Eastern Railway (NER) , had joined as RPO, Lucknow only few months ago. The Yogi government has requisitioned him to post him in the Chief Minister’s secretariat.
Presently, the UP CM’s secretariat has one secretary Mritunjay Kumar Narayan and one special secretary Rigzian Samphel with no Principal Secretary.