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Rebecca Vanessa Suchiang is set to be come the new Chief Secretary of Meghalaya

Shillong September 29, 2021 (MMP): Rebecca Vanessa Suchiang is set to be become the new Chief Secretary of Meghalaya, when incumbent Chief Secretary, M.S. Rao will retire on the  30th  of this month. The outgoing Chief Secretary MS Rao, an IAS officer of 1987 batch of the Assam-Meghalaya Cadre was appointed to the post in December 2019 and the then Additional Chief Secretary, Hector Marwein, an officer of the 1985 batch of the Assam-Meghalaya cadre, had petitioned the authorities stating that Rao was posted as the chief secretary by superseding him. Sources also said that the next senior IAS officer after RV Suchiang is Pankaj Jain, a 1990 batch officer, but he is unlikely to return to Meghalaya as he is currently posted as Additional Secretary in the Union Finance Ministry. The next in line is Additional Chief Secretary, D.P. Wahlang who is from the 1993 batch.

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