Naveen S Garewal
Tribune News Service
Hyderabad, July 22
The spouse of martyred Colonel Santosh Babu was appointed to the put up of Deputy Collector (Group-I) by Chief Minister Ok Chandrashekhar Rao (KCR) on Wednesday.
The Chief Minister handed over the appointment order to Santhoshi at his Pragathi Bhavan camp workplace and residence.
KCR has additionally issued directions that Santhoshi be posted at Hyderabad or its surrounding areas.
Santhoshi and her household have been invited by the Chief Minister for lunch on Wednesday after which he handed over the letter of appointment to her.
She will work with the CMO Secretary Smita Sabharwal until she completes her coaching and settles down in her new job.
Col Santosh Babu, 37, was a resident of Telangana’s Suryapet and sacrificed his life whereas main a Bihar Regiment platoon in the course of the conflict with Chinese troops in Ladakh’s Galvan valley on the evening June 15.
About 20 members of Colonel Babu’s household visited Pragathi Bhavan and interacted with the Chief Minister who in flip inquired about their wellbeing.
Some ministers, Chief Secretary Somesh Kumar, DGP M Mahender Reddy and Chief Advisor Rajiv Sharma have been additionally current on the event.
Earlier, Hyderabad District Collector Swetha Mohanty handed over the paperwork of a plot measuring 711 sq. yards to the household of the martyred officer.
The plot is situated reverse KBR Park on Road No 14 in Banjara Hills. Earlier, the household had additionally been offered Rs 5 crore help.
Colonel Babu was an alumnus of 105 course of National Defence Academy. He joined the Army in 2004 and had served in Kashmir, and Arunachal Pradesh together with Pakistan and Chinese borders.
According to stories, Babu killed three infiltrators in an operation alongside the Line of Actual Control earlier than making the supreme sacrifice.