Dr Deepak RL joins BBMP on deputation from CBDT
In a development suggesting concern over the finances of the civic body, the state government has posted an Income Tax department officer, Dr Deepak RL, as Special Commissioner (Revenue), BBMP.
His posting to BBMP comes consequent to his deputation from the Central Board of Direct Taxes, Department of Revenue, Ministry of Finance.
Deepak has been awaiting a posting since July 23, 2021.
Earlier Bengaluru stint
Sources told TheBengaluruLive that Deepak has worked earlier in the Bengaluru Income Tax department as an Additional Commissioner during his past instinct.
He is a 2002 UPSC batch officer and husband of Karnataka cadre IAS officer Dr. N Manjula, who is currently posted as KPTCL MD and also at the Kannada and Culture department.
Deepak has also worked in Chennai and Nagpur. In his earlier Bengaluru stint, he was tasked with looking after corporate taxes.
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