The Cabinet on Thursday decided to appoint retired IAS officer Shadakshari Swamy, the brother of Mysuru Suttur Mutt seer Shivarathri Deshikendra Swamy, as interim chairperson of the Karnataka Public Service Commission (KPSC). The officer was appointed as one of the KPSC members in October 2017.
The Cabinet also authorised Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy to finalise the dates for Governor Vajubhai R Vala to address the joint session of the legislature. “Many members of the Cabinet have asked for the joint session to be held this month itself,” Cooperation Minister Bandeppa Kashempur said, briefing reporters.
Other Cabinet decisions
Approval to relax guidelines for transfer of teachers, including reducing from five years to three years the…