Goa government appoints 2013 batch IAS officer Hemant Kumar as commissioner of commercial taxes. Kumar will replace Deepak Bandekar. Bandekar has been named the new director of industries, trade, and commerce. Arvind Bugde will replace Ashutosh Apte as the director of mines and geology.V P Dangui, who has been transferred from the post of director of industries, trade, and commerce, will serve as joint secretary to the chief minister. S V Naik, who was GIDC MD, is appointed as MD of Goa Education Development Corporation (GEDC). He replaces Neetal Amonkar who has been posted as secretary of Goa Human Rights Commission.