JAMMU: Commissioner Secretary, Forest, Ecology & Environment, Manoj Kumar Dwivedi, convened a meeting to discuss the cadre review and composition Indian Forest Service (IFS) in the State.
The last cadre review of IFS in J&K was carried out in 2006 and this exercise is normally to be carried out every five years.
The meeting chaired by Commissioner Secretary Forest today took a comprehensive review of how to overcome shortage of officers and stagnation by restructuring, reorganizing and strengthening composition of IFS in the State.
Speaking at the meeting Dwivedi said the regular cadre review boosts the efficiency and functioning of the Department as it helps create fresh career progression avenues for the officers.
He also said that genuine issues of the IFS and State Forest Service (SFS) officers would be addressed so that all officers are satisfied by the work load, provided and allotted to them.