The government on Saturday transferred five IAS and three KAS officers.

JAMMU: The government on Saturday transferred five IAS and three KAS officers.
According to an order issued by General Administration Department, Bipul Pathak, IAS (IK:1992), Principal Secretary, Information Technology Department, holding additional charge of Principal Secretary, Science & Technology Department, CEO, JaKeGA and CEO, JAKEDA, has been transferred and posted as Principal Secretary, Science & Technology Department. He shall also hold the charge of Administrative Secretary, Social Welfare Department and continue to hold the charge of Chief Executive Officer, JAKEDA, in addition to his own duties, till further orders.
Shailendra Kumar, IAS (JK:1995), Principal Secretary, Social Welfare Department, holding additional charge of Administrative Secretary, Public Works (R8&B) Department and Tribal Affairs Department, has been transferred and posted as Principal Secretary to the Government, Public Works (R&B) Department. M. Raju, IAS (JK:2005), Secretary, Planning, Monitoring Department, holding additional charge of Administrative Secretary, Hospitality & Protocol, Estates, Civil Aviation and Jal Shakti Departments, Development and has been transferred and posted as Secretary, Jai Shakti Department. He shall continue to hold the charge of Administrative Secretary, Estates and Civil Aviation Departments, in addition to his own duties, till further orders.
Simrandeep Singh, IAS (JK:2008), Administrative Secretary, Department of Disaster Management, Relief, Rehabilitation and Reconstruction, holding additional charge of Administrative Secretary, Department of Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs and Secretary, Public Grievances, shall also hold the charge of Administrative Secretary, Planning, Development and Monitoring Department, Information Technology Department and Chief Executive Officer, JaKeGA, in addition to his own duties, till further orders.
Sarmad Hafeez, IAS (JK:2009), Administrative Secretary, Youth Services and Sports Department, shall also hold the charge of Administrative Secretary, Tourism and Culture Departments, in addition to his own duties, till further orders.
Rukhsana Gani, KAS, Director General, Social Welfare, Kashmir has been transferred and posted as Administrative Secretary, Hospitality and Protocol Department. She shall also hold the additional charge of Administrative Secretary, ARI and Trainings Department.
Rehana Batul, KAS, Director General, Social Welfare, Jammu, has been transferred and posted as Administrative Secretary, Tribal Affairs Department; Zubair Ahmad, KAS, Commissioner/Secretary, Culture Department, holding additional charge of Administrative Secretary, Tourism Department has been transferred and posted as Director General, J&K Institute of Management, Public Administration and Rural Development.