SRINAGAR: The Kashmir Administrative Service (KAS) officers would elect new office bearers on July 18. This was decided during an extra-ordinary meeting of the association attended by a large number of officers and office-bearers of the outgoing body. The meeting decided to appoint one election officer and two returning officers, one each from Jammu and Kashmir divisions.
The issue regarding membership of junior KAS and left out officers from combined services, as already endorsed by general body in its meeting held in the month of April, was also discussed and it was informed that in order to become a part of the electioneering process including voting right they shall have to obtain formal membership. Accordingly it was decided to appeal all Junior KAS officers and the officers who have come through Combined Services and are yet to be inducted into the KAS that they should immediately contact the following officers for obtaining membership by depositing the required fee: Dr Ravi Shanker Sharma, 9419036354 and Mr. Wasim Raja, 9419072309.