The government Wednesday ordered posting of Rigzin Samphel, an IAS officer who is on inter-state cadre deputation to J&K from his parent cadre of UP, as secretary tourism.
Samphel, who hails from Ladakh, has earlier served as special secretary to the UP chief minister.
Shah Faesal, managing director State Power Development Corporation, under orders of transfer as additional secretary to the government, tourism department, would continue as MD J&K SPDC.
It also ordered re-designation of Dr. Abdul Rashid, secretary, department of food, civil supplies and consumer affairs, as commissioner secretary of the same department with immediate effect.
Zakir Hussain, secretary J&K State Advisory Board for Development of Pahari Speaking People, is transferred and posted as deputy secretary finance department.Vinod Kumar Malhotra, principal private secretary (HOD Cadre), presently posted as officer on special duty with the Speaker Legislative Assembly, is transferred and posted as officer on special duty with the deputy chief minister.