Department of Food and Civil Supplies Deputy Director Ka Rameshwarappa has been transferred on the recommendation of Election Commission, on March 31.
BJP had complained to the Election Commission against Rameshwarappa regarding distribution of 21,000 ration cards when the election code of conduct is in force. Rameshwarappa was also accused of working for the government during the by-elections. The relieving date is expected to be released soon.
ADC C L Anand has been given in charge of the Food and Civil Supplies until further notice.