Govt orders minor reshuffle in administration

Govt orders minor reshuffle in administration

Srinagar, May 14: The state government on Monday transferred three IAS and two KAS officers in the interest of administration.
According to separate orders, Lokesh Dutt Jha (IAS; JK:1986), Financial Commissioner, Revenue, J&K, has been transferred and posted as Vice-Chairman Director General, J&K Institute of Management, Public Administration and Rural Development, relieving Khurshid Ahmed (IAS), Commissioner/ Secretary to the Government, General Administration Department of the additional charge of the post.
Dr. Asgar Hassan Samoon (IAS; JK:1993), Principal Secretary to the Government, Higher Education Department has been transferred and posted as Financial Commissioner, Revenue, J&K.
Mohammad Javed Khan (IAS; JK:2005), Secretary to the Government, Technical Education, Youth Services and Sports Department, has been asked to hold the charge of the post of Administrative Secretary, Higher Education Department, in addition to his own duties, till further orders.
Owais Ahmed (IAS;JK:2014), Additional Secretary to the Government, Finance Department, has been transferred and posted as Director, Tribal Affairs, J&K, vice Mohammad Rafi who has been transferred and posted as Regional Director, Survey and Land Records (ex-officio Settlement Officer), Srinagar, against an available vacancy.
Mohammad Ashraf Hakak (KAS), Additional Secretary to the Government, Department of Forest, Ecology and Environment, is transferred and posted as Joint Director, Information, Kashmir, against an available vacancy. (GNS)