Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, Jun 16:
Odisha governor SC Jamir today administered the oath of office and secrecy to two newly appointed State Information Commissioners.
The two SICs—Sashiprava Bindhani and LN Patnaik – were administered oath by the Governor at a function at the Raj Bhawan.
Among others, chief minister Naveen Patnaik, senior bureacrats and eminent personalities were present on the occasion.
The selection committee had proposed the name of Bindhani and Patnaik to the Governor as the two posts had remained vacant. Later, the Governor had approved their appointment.
Meanwhile, the state government has invited applications for the post of Chief Information Commissioner (CIC).