Hyderabad: After the Standing Committee of Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) approved the creation of a sixth zone in the Municipal Corporation in addition to the five existing zones, Zonal Commissioners have been appointed to the zones.
New names have been coined for the zones doing away with the geographical North, South, Central, East and West zones. The new zones will be known as LB Nagar, Charminar, Khairatabad, Secunderabad, Serilingampally and Kukatpally zones. The move is aimed at making things convenient for citizens, besides improving administration in the municipal corporation.
GHMC Commissioner B Janardhan Reddy on Monday issued orders appointing Zonal Commissioners for the six zones. Accordingly, South Zone Commissioner S Srinivas Reddy is appointed as LB Nagar Zonal Commissioner. Additional Commissioner N Ravi Kiran is posted as Charminar Zone Commissioner and will continue to hold post of Additional Commissioner (Construction and Demolition Waste and Veterinary).
Additional Commissioner Bharti Hollikeri is appointed as Khairatabad Zonal Commissioner. She will continue to be Additional Commissioner Housing, Nala Encroachment Removal and SRDP. Central Zone Commissioner CN Raghu Prasad is transferred as Secunderabad Zonal Commissioner. North Zone Commissioner J Shankaraiah is transferred and posted as Kukatpally Zonal Commissioner.
West Zone Commissioner D Harichandana is transferred and posted as Serilingampally Commissioner.