BHOPAL: The state government has transferred Revenue Board member MK Singh and has posted him as officer-on-special-duty (OSD) at Mantralaya. Singh has been transferred in connection with his order of handing over government land into private hands. Singh had ordered handing over of government land, situated at Jhansi highway on Orchha to a person. Sagar commissioner Manohar Agnani had brought this matter into the knowledge of the government.
Singh’s transfer order were issued on Thursday. His charge has been given to Chambal divisional commissioner, Shivanand Dubey. It is also alleged that Singh was building pressure on officers of Sagar divisional commissioner office to transfer the land. Chouhan recently had announced to shut down Revenue Board, and the exercise to shut down the Board has also begun with meetings have been convened in this matter.