SRINAGAR: The state government on Tuesday ordered transfer of nine IAS and KAS officers In the interest of administration.
According to separate government orders, Rohit Kansal, commissioner secretary, public works (R&B) department, has been posted as Principal Secretary to the Chief Minister on full time basis. The 1995-batch IAS officer was holding the charge on additional basis. He has also been ordered to hold the charge of the administrative secretary, planning, development and monitoring department, relieving chief secretary of the additional charge of the post. He will also continue to hold the charge of the administrative secretary, civil aviation, sstates and hospitality and protocol departments.
Sanjeev Verma, Commissioner Secretary Agriculture Production Department, has been transferred and posted as Commissioner Secretary Public Works (R&B) Department, vice Rohit Kansal.
Sundeep Kumar Nayak, Chief Executive Officer, Jehlum and Tawi Flood Recovery Project, has been asked to hold the charge of the administrative secretary, agriculture.
Meanwhile, as per a separate order, Tej Krishan Bhat (KAS), Additional Secretary Finance Department, has been transferred and posted as Additional Secretary to the Department of Disaster Management, Relief, Rehabilitation and Reconstruction.
Anil Kumar(KAS), Deputy Secretary Rural Development and Panchayati Raj has been transferred and posted as Deputy Secretary Finance Department vice Vivek Modi who has been transferred and posted as Deputy Secretary Tribal Affairs Department.
Mohammad Ashraf Sheikh (KAS), Sub-Divisional Magistrate, Zainpora, Shopian, has been transferred and posted as Sub-Divisional Magistrate, Pahalgam, vice Nissar Ahmad Nissar (KAS), who shall await further orders of posting in the General Administration Department.
Mohammad Hussain Malik (KAS), Secretary to the Chief Minister, holding additional charge of the Administrative Secretary, Horticulture Department, has been ordered to hold the charge of Administrative Secretary, Information Department.
Mushtaq Ahmad Rather (KAS), Personnel Officer in the office of Principal Chief Conservator of Forests, J&K, has been transferred and posted as Administrative Officer in the office of Financial Commissioner, Revenue, against an available vacancy.
Amreet Singh (KAS), Deputy Secretary Forest, Ecology and Environment department has been transferred and posted as Personnel Officer in the office of Principal Chief Conservator of Forests.