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Controversial Twist: Jagan shunts AP Chief Secretary who was loyal to him

In a rare development that shook the Andhra Pradesh bureaucracy, Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy removed chief secretary (CS) L.V. Subrahmanyam from the post. The incumbent, who in a dramatic turn of events took over as CS while the general elections were underway in April, has still got six months of service to go.
 
Mr. Subrahmanyam had to pay the heavy unprecedented price for seeking an explanation from Praveen Prakash, principal secretary to Chief Minister, over certain violation of business rules by the latter.
 
Enraged by the action of the CS in questioning his principal secretary, the Chief Minister stood in support of his Principal Secretary and choose to throw out the CS who had been loyal to Jagan. Mr Subrahmanyam is a senior in service experience in the bu