Eight probationary IAS officers of the 2023 batch of allocated to Gujarat cadre paid a courtesy call on Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel in Gandhinagar on Monday.
These 8 officers include 7 women officers. These officers have completed institutional training from Sardar Patel Institute of Public Administration (SPIPA).
These probation officers have been given the responsibility of supernumerary assistant collectors for field training in Banaskantha, Bhavnagar, Kutch, Panchmahal, Valsad, Narmada and Navsari districts of the state.

Chief Minister Patel told these probationary officers that they have got the opportunity to serve at a high level in Gujarat. The Chief Minister requested them to use this opportunity to work with the spirit of service, department sources said.
On this occasion, these probationary IAS officers introduced themselves to the Chief Minister, gave details of their academic career and informed him about the experiences gained during the training.
On the occasion of the officers’ meeting with the Chief Minister, SPIPA Director General Mohammad Shahid, Secretary to the Chief Minister Avantika Singh, SPIPA Deputy Director General Vijay Kharadi and other senior officers were also present. (ANI)