In Jammu and Kashmir, a dozen engineering wings of departments, organizations are over, 12 thousand new posts will also be filled

To speed up departmental functioning, the Administrative Council has issued an order for inclusion of engineering wing in the concerned departments. With this decision, the engineering wings of a dozen departments and organizations have ended. This important decision of the government will come into effect from December 1, 2020.

On Wednesday, in the last meeting of the Administrative Council chaired by Lieutenant Governor GC Murmu, it was decided that organizations like CIDCO and Sikap, created to encourage industries, will no longer work only for those who come under their purview. . The main departments for construction in the state will be public works, water power, rural development and power departments. Other departments will focus only on their basic functioning.

The departments whose Engineer Departments are included include Tourism, School Education, Higher and Technical Education, Agriculture, Horticulture, Animal Husbandry, Florists, Hospitality and Protocol, Estate, Disaster Management, Traffic and Schemes. The order to incorporate the engineering wing will be effective from 1 December 2020. However, these departments will have the right to mark the works and give administrative approval to them.

The government has constituted a committee of administrative secretaries who will decide the formalities to include the staff of the engineering wing of the dismantled departments in public works, water power and power departments. The committee will give its suggestions by 15 September 2020. Along with this, a committee headed by the Administrative Secretary of Public Works Department will also suggest restructuring the Public Works Department and creating an additional wing to meet the construction related needs. With this, a committee will decide the rules related to the construction, tender, administrative sanction of construction works by 30 September.

Soon 12 thousand new posts will be filled in Jammu and Kashmir : Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir will soon be recruited for 12 thousand new posts. To fill the posts from various departments will be sent to the Service Selection Board and Public Service Commission. At present, applications are being filled for about ten thousand posts. To speed up the recruitment process in Jammu and Kashmir, a meeting of the pace recruitment committee was held under the chairmanship of Naveen Kumar Chaudhary, Principal Secretary, Department of Animal Husbandry, Sheep Husbandry, Agriculture Production.

Commissioner of Labor and Employment Department, Saurabh Bhagat attended the meeting, while Commissioner Manoj Kumar Divedvi, Secretary, General Administrative Department and Achal Sethi, Secretary, Law Department, participated through video conferencing. The committee discussed sending 12 thousand gazetted and non-gazetted posts from various departments to various recruitment agencies. Naveen Kumar Chaudhary said that all preparations should be made to fill the posts. If there is a problem elsewhere, the General Administrative Department will resolve it. If finance department is needed then cooperation should be sought.