Srinagar: JK Chief Secretary B B Vyas who was set to retire on November 30, 2017, got a three months extension with effect from December 1st, reports said.
Vyas was appointed chief secretary by the government in April this year. He was to retire on superannuation on 30 November.
Vyas is a 1986 batch IAS officer of Jammu and Kashmir cadre, who was appointed as Chief Secretary on April 28 this year in place of BR Sharma.
He has held several prestigious posts in the State including Principal Secretary to Governor and Principal Secretary to three chief ministers-Omar Abdullah, Mufti Mohammad Sayeed and Mehbooba Mufti.