In the interest of administration, the following transfers and postings are hereby ordered with immediate effect:-
1. Mr. Ram Savak, KAS, Additional Secretary to the Government, Animal and Sheep Husbandry Department, is transferred and posted as Officer on Special Duty with the Minister for Health and Medical Education.
2. Mr. Mohammad Shafi Dar, KAS, Deputy Secretary to the Government, Information Technology Department, is transferred and posted as Special Assistant with the Minister of State for Forest, Ecology & Environment, Animal, Sheep Husbandry, Cooperative and Fisheries.
3. Mr. Arun Kumar Bajaj, Under Secretary to the Government, Hospitality and Protocol Department, is transferred and posted as Additional Private Secretary with the Minister for Health and Medical Education.
4. Mr. Fareed Ahmad Kohli, Assistant Director (Administration) in the Directorate of Social Welfare, Jammu, is transferred and posted as Additional Private Secretary with the Minister for Animal, Sheep Husbandry and Fisheries.
The above transfers, except in respect of Mr. Mohammad Shafi Dar (S. No. 2) and Mr. Fareed Ahmad Kohli (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.