Kapil Phadte the Deputy Director of Panchayat, North has been transferred and made the Administrator of Communidade, Central Zone after a complaint by the MG party and NCP to the election commission about his alleged association with the ruling party.


In a letter to CEC, NCP had taken strong objection to the appointment of Kapil Phadte as returning officer for upcoming Goa Polls alleging that he was an active BJP Office bearer prior to joining Goa Civil service.
Sudhir Kerkar is the new Deputy Director of Panchayat , North. Under Secretary Trupti Manerkar shall hold the additional charge of Dy Collector, DRO, North in addition to her own duties. Satyavan Bhivshet, Asst Commisioner, Excise-I will hold additional charge of Asst Commissioner of Excise, the post held by Kerkar earlier.