Bhopal : Thursday, December 27, 2018
Chief Minister Shri Kamal Nath presented letter of Citation to Chief Secretary, Shri Basant Pratap Singh on behalf of the Council of Ministers today. Along with Shri Singh’s glorious tenure, he was particularly appreciated for his active participation in areas such as continuous and inclusive development, revenue department reforms, administration, law and order, disaster management and climate Conservation.
The Council of Ministers also wished for Shri Singh’s long and peaceful life. The letter of citation was presented to Shri Singh prior to the meeting of the Council of Ministers. On this occasion, Additional Chief Secretary, Principal Secretary and Secretary level officers were present along with members of the Council of Ministers.
It is noteworthy that this was the last meeting of the Council of Ministers, with Shri Basant Pratap Singh as Chief Secretary. Shri Singh had assumed the charge of Chief Secretary on November 1, 2016. He is retiring on December 31, 2018.