KL NEWS NETWORK
Ms Mehbooba Mufti chairing her maiden PDP-BJP cabinet meet in winter capital Monday afternoon, several important decisions have been taken by the J&K Government.
Sources said that Naveen Choudhary will be new Principal Secretary to Chief Minister, Ms Mufti. He will hild additional charge of Finance department as well.
Besides other things, the cabinet approved increase in pension with age. The basic pension will increase by 25 percent to 100 percent.
The cabinet gave nod to increase in move allowance to Durbar move employees. They will now get Rs 15000.
Sanjeev Verma has been posted as Secretary PHE.
While as three committees of cabinet ministers have been formed to find out development areas.
The cabinet gave nod to budget session in Srinagar which will start from 25 May.
Farooq Ahmad Shah has been posted Secretary Tourism while Sandeep Nayak has been posted as Agriculture production commissioner.
Bipul Pathak will now be chairman Special Tribunal while Sarita Chouhan is commissioner secretary Social Welfare department.
The cabinet has posted Himant Sharma as secretary school education.