Biju Prabhakar is new KSRTC MD
Thiruvananthapuram: The state cabinet meet has decided to appoint Biju Prabhakar IAS as the managing director of KSRTC. The additional charge of KSRTC is given to Biju Prabhkar after KSRTC Chairman and MD IG MP Dinesh resigned from the post.
At present, Biju Prabhakar is serving as social welfare department secretary.
Transport secretary KR Jyothilal has been appointed as KSRTC chairman.
At the same time, the cabinet has approved Thiruvananthapuram-Kasaragod semi high-speed rail corridor alignment project.
Changes has been made in the alignment of the track on the stretch from Koyilandy to Dharmadam. It is learned that the changes was made following the disapproval from Puducherry government.
The government has decided to tighten the restrictions over COVID-19. Further relaxations will not be given, decided the cabinet.
No compromise will be made in the restrictions. People from other states will have to undergo strict examinations.
The cabinet meet also decided to take strict measures to counter community spread of COVID-19.