Thursday, December 20, 2012

Like to buy a grey T-shirt? LBSNAA displays products on its website

WANT to buy a navy blue pullover or a grey T-shirt where “LBSNAA” is prominently displayed? Merchandise products including apparel and memorabilia of India’s apex training institute for senior civil servants is now on sale through its…
official website. LBSNAA, or Lal Bahadur Shashtri National Academy of Administration, Mussoorie has a huge emotional bonding with thousands of civil servants posted across India as each one of them spent time there to get the first lessons of administration after crossing the hurdle of a rigorous all-India level competitive examination. As director of the Academy writes in the site: “The Academy is a virtual melting pot where people across generations, from every part of our country and beyond, come in contact with each other.”
Merchandise products of the Academy include riding breeches (Rs 850), track suit (Rs 400), Academy pullover (Rs 700), Academy T-shirt (both white and grey, Rs 400), combo pack (Academy tie, belt and wallet) to name a few. The other products include riding helmet, golden cardholder, paper weight, leather pouch etc. For anyone wishing to buy any such product, one need to just drop a mail at A pair of socks costs Rs 75 and the price of the Academy tie is Rs 175.

Action and Appointmentsa) The competent authority has approved the extension of Central deputation tenure of SM Mishra, an IRS-IT officer of 1981 batch, as Chief Vigilance Officer in the Hindustan Petroleum Corporation for two years beyond December 15, 2012.
b) Daljit Singh Chawdhary, a 1990 batch UP cadre IPS, currently on “compulsory wait” has been appointed as director in the ministry of home affairs.
c) Indrajit Pal, a 1977 batch AP cadre IAS and one who is currently in the cadre, has been appointed as secretary of department of chemicals and petrochemicals.