By Jaspal Singh Naol
Indian Administrative Service (IAS) Lokesh Chandra joined as Vice Chairman and Managing Director of City and Industrial Corporation (CIDCO) on 10 May 2018. He took over the charges from Bhushan Gagrani the recent past VC and MD of CIDCO at CIDCO’s Mumbai Office in presence of CIDCO’s Joint MD Rajendra Chavhan and Prajakta Lavangare Verma and Chief Vigilance Officer Vinay Kargaonkar.
Prior joining CIDCO he was the Principal Secretary & Commissioner (Investment & Protocol) of Maharashtra Sadan in Delhi.
Lokesh Chandra was the 1993 IAS Maharashtra Cadre. His native place is Rajasthan and he is a MTech and BE Civil. He has also been the Commissioner of Nagpur Municipal Corporation, Director in Central Ministry of Power (Transmission), Private Secretary to the Home Minister.