Government of Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday extended term of Chairman JK Board of School Education (BOSE) VeenaPandita by two months.
“The government hereby extends the term of Prof Veena Pandita, Chairperson JKBOSE for a period of two months only beyond her date of superannuation i.e April 30 of 2020,” reads an order issued by Principal Secretary Higher Education, Asgar Samoon.
Veena Pandita’s term was to expire on May 1, 2020. She was given one-month extension in her tenure earlier on April 4.
Pertinent to mention that on April 8, the Government had constituted a Search Committee for suggesting a panel for appointment of Chairman, J&K BOSE as the incumbent was attaining the age of superannuation on April 30.
The Search Committee, headed by Financial Commissioner Finance Department, is comprising of Principal Secretary, School Education Department; Secretary, Higher Education Department; Vice-Chancellor, Central University of Jammu and Vice-chancellor, University of Kashmir. The Committee had to submit the panel within 15 days.