Gold smuggling case: M Sivasankar removed as IT Secretary

In the recent development, M Sivasankar has been removed from the post of IT Secretary as well and has been replaced by Muhammad Y Safirulla.

Earlier today, Sivasankar was removed as Principal Secretary to Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan.

Sivasankar made headlines after his links with key conspirator in gold smuggling Swapna Suresh was exposed.