Lok Sabha polls: JK govt cancels leaves of gazetted officers

“The concerned officers shall report to their respective places of posting immediately,” the order read.

The Jammu and government on Friday cancelled the leave of all gazetted officers from February 25 in view of upcoming Lok Sabha elections.

According to an order, leave of any kind sanctioned to the Gazetted Officers (except leave sanctioned on medical grounds, Child Care Leave or for study purposes) shall stand cancelled with effect from  February 25.

“The concerned officers shall report to their respective places of posting immediately,” the order read.

“All the officers shall remain available at their headquarters/places of posting till the conclusion of the elections,” it added.