The State cabinet is meeting on Wednesday in Jammu under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed for a reshuffle in the civil and police administration.

One of the senior PDP Cabinet ministers wished anonymity said that the cabinet will meet on December 2. “Though it is a routine meeting but some transfers and postings in civil administration and police is likely to be ordered,” the minister said.

However, sources said that the general administration department has framed a list of officers who will be given their new postings.

KNS has also learnt that some “non-performing officers” will be attached to the GAD to remove the “hurdle in the smooth functioning of the governance”. “The list of the performing and non performing officers was prepared by GAD in consultation with the CM’s secretariat,” sources said.

Sources said the police department “at the highest level will also be touched as some of the key postings are without heads”.

They added that the list of “deadwood government servants” is also likely to be discussed in this cabinet meeting.

However, sources said that the agenda of the meeting was not circulated till late Monday evening.


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