The Bihar government has transferred 22 IAS officers and 45 officers from the Bihar Administrative Service (BAS). Five district magistrates have been replaced, including Patna DM Chandrasekhar Singh who has been transferred to the chief minister’s secretariat. Bhagalpur DM Subrat Kumar Sen has been appointed as Muzaffarpur DM, while Naval Kishor Choudhary is now the new Bhagalpur DM. Arvind Kumar Choudhary has been given additional charge as principal secretary of the rural development department. Senthil K Kumar is the new principal secretary of the planning department, and Safeena AN has been appointed as a member of the revenue board.