Post was lying vacant after removal of Vinod Sharma
Srinagar, Oct 25: The government today posted former deputy commissioner Srinagar Dr Farooq Ahmad Lone as Cheif Executive Officer of Economic Reconstruction Agency.
The post was lying vacant following the removal Vinod Sharma last month.
An order issued by GAD today said that Farooq Ahmad Lone, IAS(JK:2009 CTN), Officer on Special Duty in the Tourism Department, Civil Secretariat, is transferred and posted as Chief Executive Officer, Economic Reconstruction Agency, J&K, relieving Rohit Kansal, IAS, Principal Secretary to the Chief Minister of the additional charge of the post.
Lone shall continue to hold the charge of the post of Chief Executive Officer, Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV CTN), for Srinagar City for implementation of Smart City Development Project, under Smart City Mission, the order said.
Saugat Biswas, IAS(JK:2006), Transport Commissioner, J&K, shall hold the additional charge of the post of Secretary to the Government, Information Technology Department, relieving Sanjeev Verma, IAS, Commissioner/Secretary to the Government, Public Works (R&B) Department of the additional charge of the post. (KNS)