Renamed Principal Secretary to CEO of BTC: In the recent review of the implementation of the BTR Accord, the post of Principal Secretary, BTC, has been renamed to Chief Executive Officer, BTC.
Renaming of Principal Secretary of BTC
In the recent review meeting held on June 12, 2023, to assess the progress made in the implementation of the Bodo Peace Accord 2020, an important decision was made regarding the optimization of governance efficiency. The position of Principal Secretary, BTC, has been officially renamed to Chief Executive Officer, BTC.
Chief Executive Officer, BTC Kokrajhar | CEO of BTC
Shri Anurag Goel, IAS, currently serves as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) (formerly known as Principal Secretary) of Bodoland Territorial Council (BTC) Kokrajhar. He was appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of BTC on February 9, 2022.
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Progress in Bodo Accord
The recent review meeting has highlighted significant developments toward establishing a harmonious Bodoland Territorial Region (BTR). These noteworthy achievements include:
Renaming of Principal Secretary, BTC: To optimize governance efficiency, the position of Principal Secretary, BTC, has been rebranded as Chief Executive Officer, BTC.
Strengthening Welfare Initiatives: Bodo Kachari Welfare Autonomous Council and Welfare of Bodoland Department established to prioritize and safeguard the well-being of the Bodo community.
Recognition of Bodo Language: Bodo Language declared Associate Official language, higlighting its regional cultural and linguistic importance.
Nurturing Administrative Capabilities: Plans are underway to establish the Bodoland Administrative Staff College in Kokrajhar, facilitating administrative personnel capacity building and skill development.
Financial Approvals for Welfare: The Government of Assam approves Rs 115 crore, reaffirming commitment to the welfare and upliftment of the Bodoland region.
1. What is the new title given to the former position of Principal Secretary, BTC?
The post of Principal Secretary, BTC, has been renamed to Chief Executive Officer, BTC.