JAMMU: The state Cabinet under the chairmanship of Chief Minister, Omar Abdullah ordered the transfers and postings in the State administration Sunday.
Sanjeev Verma, IAS (JK:01), Secretary to the Government, Bureau of Public Enterprises and Floriculture Departments, shall also be the Administrative Secretary of the Horticulture Department.
Ms. Sushma Chauhan, IAS (JK:09), Additional Deputy Commissioner, Jammu, has been transferred and posted as Vice-Chairman, Jammu Development Authority, vice Kuldip Lal Khajuria.
Kuldip Lal Khajuria, KAS, Vice-Chairman, Jammu Development Authority, has been transferred and posted as Director, Urban Local Bodies, Jammu, vice Arun Kumar Sharma.
Mohammad Sadiq Sheikh, KAS, Deputy Commissioner (Central) in the office of the Financial Commissioner, Revenue, has been transferred and posted as Deputy Commissioner, Kargil, against an available vacancy.
Arun Kumar Sharma, KAS, Director, Urban Local Bodies, Jammu, has been transferred and posted as Special Secretary to the Government, Forest Department.
Bashir Ahmad Khan, KAS, Additional District Development Commissioner, Anantnag, has been transferred and posted as Director, Consumer Affairs and Public Distribution, Kashmir, against an available vacancy.
1000 additional Aganwadi Centres approved
Cabinet also approved setting up of 1000 additional Aganwadi Centres under the scheme Aganwadi-on-Demand on adhoc basis, in the State under Integrated Child Development Scheme and engagement of 1000 honorary Aganwadi workers and 1000 honorary Aganwadi Helpers to man these centres.
The Cabinet considered and approved the draft Bill The Jammu and Kashmir Civic Laws (Special Provisions) Bill, 2014.
The Cabinet also accorded sanction to the introduction of J&K Wild Life (Protection) Bill, 2014 besides introduction of the Jammu and Kashmir Representation of the People (Amendment) Bill, 2014 in the State Legislature.
The Cabinet also accorded sanction to the transfer of State land measuring 64 kanals, situated in village Amnoo, Tehsil and District Kulgam and land measuring 70 Kanals and 03 Marlas of State / Private acquired land situated in village Janglote and Chak Luddan, Tehsil and District Kathua, on lease basis to Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan, Union Ministry of HRD.
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