In the interest of administration, the following transfers and postings are hereby ordered with immediate effect:-
1. Mr. Mohammad Farooq Dar, KAS, Additional Mission Director, State Rural Livelihood Mission, Srinagar, is transferred and posted as Officer on Special Duty with the Minister for Consumer Affairs and Public Distribution.
2. Mr. Rohit Sharma, KAS, Secretary, Jammu Development Authority, is transferred and posted as Special Assistant with the Minister of State for Education, Technical Education, Culture, Tourism, Horticulture, Floriculture and Parks.
3. Mr. Sheikh Shavaiz, Deputy Director (Planning) in the Directorate of Industries and Commerce, is transferred and posted as Special Assistant with the Minister of State for Health and Social Welfare.
4. Ms. Nivedita Munshi, Under Secretary to the Government, Agriculture Production Department, is transferred and posted as Additional Private Secretary with the Minister of State for Education, Technical Education, Culture, Tourism, Horticulture, Floriculture and Parks.
The above transfers, except in respect of Ms. Nivedita Munshi (S. No. 4), are ordered in relaxation of Government Order No. 268-GAD of 2015 dated 4.3.2015 to the extent it prescribes the mandatory cooling off period of two years between the two spells of deployment in the personal sections of the Ministers. The other terms and conditions of the deployment of the above officers shall remain the same as contained in Government Order ibid.
By order of the Government of Jammu and Kashmir.