G Jagadeesha takes charge as DC of Udupi District

G Jagadeesha takes charge as DC of Udupi District

Udupi: G Jagadeesha took charge as the Deputy Commissioner of Udupi district at the District Offices Complex here on Tuesday, August 20.

Hephsiba Rani Korlapati the outgoing DC handed over the charge to G Jagadeesha.

In a major bureaucratic reshuffle, the State government on August 19 has transferred a dozen IAS officers.

Hailing from Soraba taluk, Jagadeesha was a senior KAS officer until January 2018, when he was elevated to the rank of IAS under promotional quota.

He had served as the CEO of Kolar Zilla Panchayat prior to assuming charge as deputy commissioner of Udupi.

Jagadeesha had worked as Probationary Assistant Commissioner in Udupi during 2006-07. Then, he had worked as tahsildar of Kundapur and executive officer of Kundapur Taluk Panchayat.

Later, he worked as assistant commissioner in Savanur subdivision of Haveri district from 2007 to 2009. He was transferred to Sirsi and he had worked as assistant commissioner there from 2009 to 2011. He was additional deputy commissioner of Haveri district from 2011 to 2013.

He was the deputy secretary in the Urban Development Department from 2013 to 2015. He was also personal secretary to the forest minister from 2015 to 2016. He became commissioner of Mysuru City Corporation from 2016 to 2018. He had worked as CEO of Hassan and Kolar Zilla Panchayats after his promotion as an IAS officer in February 2018.