Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Wednesday promoted and posted Dr. Bijay Kumar Mohapatra as Director, Health Services. He was serving as the in-charge director.
According to an order issued by the Health & Family Welfare Department on Wednesday, Dr. Pradip Kumar Mohapatra has been promoted and appointed as Director, Food Safety. He too was serving as the in-charge director.
The in-charge Director of RGH, Rourkela, Dr. Dinabandhu Panda has also been promoted and posted as its director.
Dr. Banalata Devi, who is currently serving as CDM & PHO, Kalahandi, has been promoted and posted as Director-cum-Ex-officio Additional Secretary (Tech) in the Health and Family Welfare Department.
Similarly, Dr. Bijaya Kumar Panigrahi has been promoted and appointed as Director-cum-Ex-officio Additional Secretary (Tech) in the same department. He was serving as CDM & PHO, Ganjam.
These Medical Officers in the rank of Selection Grade-I (Additional Director Level-I) have been promoted to the rank of Senior Administrative Grade (Director) of Odisha Medical & Health Services cadre, the order said.