Srinagar, May 12 (Scoop News) – The State Cabinet, which met here today under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Omar Abdullah approved extension of ex-gratia relief to the surrendered militants in case of their death in militancy related incidents.
In another decision, the cabinet approved promotion of three officers of Finance department in the special scale (Rs 37400-67000) plus grade pay of Rs 8700. These are Shugufta Qazi, Tehsin Mufti and S. C. Bandar with effect from March 28, 2011.
It also sanctioned selection grade (Rs 15600-39100) plus grade pay of Rs 7600 to eight officers of accounts service with effect from March 28, 2011. These officers are Pritam Singh, Ifthikar Hussain, Tahir Hussain, Latief Ahmad Poswal, Manzoor Ahmad Wani, Mohammad Ayoub Nasir, Seema Bashir and Mohammad Sidiq.