Thiruvananthapuram: The state government has removed M. Sivasankar from the post of IT Secretary on Tuesday.
M.Y Safirulla is the new IT Secretary.
Earlier, Sivasankar was removed as Principal Secretary to Chief Minister. Sivasankar has moved an application for leave soon after he was removed from the post of Principal Secretary. He has forwarded an application for six months leave.
The action against Sivasankar comes in connection with the gold smuggling case.
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