Bhubaneswar: The service period of Odisha Chief Secretary Pradeep Kumar Jena has been extended by six months.
The General Administration and Public Grievance department issued a notification in this regard today.
The service period of Odisha Chief Secretary PK Jena has been extended for a period of six months from January 1, 2023 to June 30, 2024, said the notification.
Jena, a 1989-batch IAS officer, had been appointed as the Chief Secretary of Odisha on February 26 this year.
Jena was scheduled to retire from service on December 31, sources said.