IAS Officer Ashok Khemka has gotten transferred again, for the 53rd time in 28 years. The government of Haryana issued transfer orders to 14 IAS officers, including him.
According to an official statement, his next posting is as Principal Secretary, Archives, Archaeology and Museums Department.
Khemka came into the limelight in 2012 when he cancelled the mutation of a land deal between Skylight Hospitality and DLF, which is linked to Robert Vadra.
A few years ago, when he was transferred from the transport department, he had tweeted this, expressing his helplessness:
Tried hard to address corruption and bring reforms in Transport despite severe limitations and entrenched interests. Moment is truly painful.