Srinagar– Jammu and Kashmir’s Chief Secretary B V R Subrahmanyam was on Thursday appointed as Officer on Special Duty (OSD) in the Commerce Ministry.
The appointment was approved by the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC).
“The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) has approved the appointment of B.V.R. Subrahmanyam, IAS (CG;87), Chief Secretary, Jammu & Kashmir as Officer on Special Duty in the Department of Commerce,” reads the order.
“The ACC has also approved his appointment as Secretary, Department of Commerce upon superannuation of Anup Wadhawan, IAS (UK:85), Secretary Department of Commerce on 30.06.2021,” the order added.
Subrahmanyam, a 1987-batch IAS officer of Chhattisgarh cadre, had taken over as the Chief Secretary of Jammu and Kashmir in June 2018, and during his tenure J&K’s special status was scrapped in 2019.
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