Chief Executive Officer

Shri B. Ajith Reddy

Chief Executive Officer is an officer of the Indian Defence Estates Service cadre of the Civil Services and works under the administrative control of Director General, Defence Estates, Govt. of India, Ministry of Defence. Shri B. Ajith Reddy,IDES  is the Chief Executive Officer of the Secunderabad Cantonment Board at present.

Duties of the Chief Executive Officer as per the Cantonment Act, 2006

1. Exercise all the powers and perform all the duties conferred or imposed upon him by or under this Act or any other law for the time being in force.

2. Subject to any restrictions, limitations, and conditions imposed by this Act, to exercise executive power to ensure that the administration of the Board is carried out per provisions of this Act.

3. Prescribe the duties of, and exercise supervision and control over the acts and proceedings of all, officers, and employees of the Board.

4. Be responsible for the custody of all records of the Board.

5. Arrange for the performance of such duties relative to the proceedings of the Board, or of any committee of the Board, or of any Committee of Arbitration constituted under this Act, as those bodies may respectively impose on him.

6. Comply with every requisition of the Board on any matter on the administration of the cantonment.

In addition to the above, the CEO also performs other functions entrusted to him under various rules and statutes.