Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on Wednesday re-assigned the charge of departments to his Advisors.
As per the order issued by the General AdministrationDepartment (GAD), Advisor Vijay Kumar has been assigned charge of thedepartments of Home, Forest, Ecology & Environment, Health & MedicalEducation, Youth Services & Sports, Hospitality & Protocol, CivilAviation, Estates and Information.
Advisor Khurshid A Ganai has been assigned the charge of thedepartments of Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs, ARI &Trainings, Cooperative, Floriculture, Tourism, Election, Planning, Development& Monitoring, Labour& Employment and Higher Education.
Advisor, K Skandan has been assigned the charge of thedepartments of Information Technology, Industries and Commerce, Animal &Sheep Husbandry, Ladakh Affairs, Revenue, Disaster Management, Relief,Rehabilitation & Reconstruction, Transport and Law, Justice &Parliamentary Affairs.
Advisor Kewal Kumar Sharma has been assigned the charge ofthe departments of Public Works (R&B), Public Health Engineering,Irrigation and Flood Control, Power, Finance, Housing & Urban Developmentand Science and Technology.
Advisor Farooq Ahmad Khan has been assigned the charge ofthe departments of School Education, Technical Education, Hajj and Auqaf,Social Welfare, Tribal Affairs, Culture, Agriculture/ Horticulture and RuralDevelopment &Panchayati Raj.Papers related to General AdministrationDepartment shall be submitted by the Chief Secretary directly to the Governor,the order reads.