H S Sohal joined BSNL as Chief Vigilance Officer


New Delhi, H S Sohal, an Indian Forest Service from AGMUT cadre of 1987 batch, has joined BSNL as its Chief Vigilance Officer from May 6, this year.He is MSc (Botony) gold medalist from Lucknow University, a statement from the telecom company said on Monday. Prior to this, he has been posted as Deputy Conservator of Forest & Chief Wildlife Warden & Ex-Officio Director Environment, Chandigarh Administration; Assistant Director General (EIA studies), Indian Council of Forestry Research & Education, Dehradun; Advisor (Environmental & Social Development), South West Mining Ltd, Delhi; Director, Mahatma Gandhi Institute for Combating Climate Change, Department of Environment, Delhi. He is among very few officers, who have worked outside government. He was Advisor (Environment and Social Development) in South West Mining Ltd in Delhi from December 2007 to November, 2011.