Commissioner of City Corporation MR Ravikumar was relieved of his duties as commissioner late on Tuesday and he left for Bengaluru at 11 pm sources said.
He has handed over his charge to Assistant commissioner Swamy.
A new commissioner would be appointed only after the elections of the Bengaluru corporation sources said.
He did take part in all the activities of the Corporation on Tuesday as the corporation had not received the official letter from the minitsry. But later in the evening he was relieved of his duties.