Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir government on Friday ordered transfers and postings of several officers.

An order issued by the General Administration department said: "In the interest of administration, the following transfers and postings are hereby ordered with immediate effect."

Mohammad Afzal Bhat, IAS(JK:2000), Commissioner /Secretary to the Government, Department of Forest, Ecology and Environment, is transferred and posted as Commissioner/Secretary to the Government, Agriculture Production Department, against an available vacancy.

Saurabh Bhagat, IAS(JK:2002), Chief Executive Officer, Jhelum and Tawi Flood Recovery Project, is transferred and posted as Commissioner/Secretary to the Government, Department of Forest, Ecology and Environment, vice Mohammad Afzd Bhat.

Vinod Sharma, awaiting orders of posting in the Housing and Urban Development Department, is posted as Chief Executive Officer, Jhelum and Tawi Flood Recovery Project, vice Saurabh Bhagat.