Senior IAS officer Siddharth was today given additional charge of the post of Chief Executive Officer, Price Stabilisation Fund Trust (PSFT).

Siddharth, a 1983 batch IAS officer of West Bengal cadre, is presently Director General in Directorate General of Supplies and Disposals.

He will hold the additional charge till August 10, 2015 or till the post is filled up on regular basis, an order issued by Department of Personnel and Training said.

The PSFT works under the Department of Commerce.