Mysuru: Ashaad-ur-Rahman Shariff the new Commissioner of Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) was a Police officer in his initial days who later cracked civil services- Karnataka Municipal Administrative Service (KMAS) in 2005 KAS batch. He has many feathers to his cap for having several achievements to his credit.
According to the profile of Shariff, who holds a BE in Mechanical Engineering, was a Police Sub-inspector in Gundlupet from 2003 to 2006.
After his selection to KMAS, Shariff began his career in administration as the chief officer of Gundlupet Town Municipal Council from 2007 to 2010, later served as Commissioner of Madikeri Urban Development Authority (MUDA) from 2010 to 2013, Commissioner of Tumakuru City Corporation, from 2013 to 2017, Managing Director and CEO of Davangere Smart City Limited from 2017 to 2019, Project Director of District Urban Development Cell (DUDC), Mysuru from 2020 to 2023 and Joint Director (SBM) at Directorate of Municipal Administration, Bengaluru, from February 2023 till he took charge as MCC Commissioner.
Shariff has been serving the state for over 16 years under five different municipal councils. He has many feathers to his cap like;
As a Manging Director of Smart city Davanagere, Shariff maintained first rank under Smart City in the State of Karnataka and below 10th position all over India (100 cities).
Best initiative award for implementing solid waste management process in Tumakuru.
Best practice award for E-Budget in Tumakuru City Corporation.
Best practice award for Office Automation Solution for Integrated System (OASIS) in Tumakuru City Corporation.
Initiated and implemented CDP (comprehensive development program, draft & final) in Madikeri Urban Development Authority (MUDA).
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