Govt put ban on transfers in state

Srinagar: In wake of the devastating floods, the J&K government on Wednesday ordered a complete ban on transfer or positing of its work force in the state till further orders.
Besides, the government has also put in abeyance all the transfers ordered from September 1 by different departments except the General Administration Department and those relating to the posting of officers or officials in the new Administrative Units by other departments.
According to an order by GAD,  all transfers, adjustments or attachments made by the School Education Department since September 1 have been rescinded.
“Such transferees/ adjustees etc. shall immediately report back to their original places of posting,” the reads the order (No.07-GAD (CAMP) of 2014).
Besides, the government has ordered that any transfer necessary for dealing with the extra ordinary situation shall be made only after seeking prior approval of the General Administration Department.
“All the departments shall submit a compliance report to the GAD within a week’s time positively,” it said.