Jammu, Nov 4:
Amid tight safety preparations, Civil Secretariat — the seat of Jammu &
Kashmir executive — and different places of work reopened in Jammu on November Four after
functioning for 6 months in Srinagar as a part of the just about 150-year-old
apply in the neighborhood referred to as ‘Darbar Transfer’.
shift is the primary after the State’s bifurcation into two Union Territories of
Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh which got here into lifestyles on October 31.
G.C. Murmu, who
assumed place of job as the primary Lieutenant Governor of the Union Territory of Jammu
& Kashmir on October 31 at Raj Bhavan in Srinagar, inspected the
conventional guard of honour given to him by way of a police contingent on the Civil
Secretariat lawns at 9.30 a.m., marking the hole of transfer places of work right here.
He used to be won
by way of the Leader Secretary, B V R Subrahmanyam, Director Basic of Police, Dilbag
Singh, Administrative Secretaries and numerous officials and workers
of the Civil Secretariat.
On the other hand, Murmu
skipped the standard press convention which used to be a standard apply by way of the pinnacle
of the management within the erstwhile State and as a substitute straightway went
within the secretariat to embark on his respectable paintings.
and different executive places of work closed in Srinagar on October 25-26 after
functioning there for 6 months. The opposite places of work which resumed functioning
right here come with Raj Bhavan and the Police headquarters.
Police and paramilitary
forces had been deployed in power within the town, particularly at the roads
resulting in the Civil Secretariat as a part of security features to verify the
easy functioning of the management from Jammu.
The principle highway
out of doors the secretariat used to be closed for civilian motion with barricades and
heavy deployment of policemen. Best the civil secretariat workers are being
allowed at the highway after thorough checking.
Governor held a gathering with Administrative Secretaries the place mentioned essential
and pressing administrative problems.
In any other
assembly, Lt. Governor interacted with the entire officials of the Civil Secretariat
and sought their tips for additional bettering the standard and tempo of
paintings, in an open area.
Lieutenant Governor reiterated the get to the bottom of of
the federal government for tirelessly operating against making sure responsive and excellent
governance in any respect ranges. He steered the officials to stay public welfare as a
central motto whilst discharging their tasks.
Lt. Governor additionally
visited the Police Headquarters the place he won a Guard of Honour. Dilbag
Singh, DGP, and different senior Cops interacted with the Lt. Governor
and briefed him in regards to the regulation and order situation and a couple of demanding situations ahead of
the J&Ok Police.
Lt. Governor praised
the function of the J&Ok Police for repairs of regulation and order and
complimented the Drive for non violent behavior of elections to the Panchayat and
City Native Our bodies.
He steered the
Police Officials to stick alert and deal firmly with the weather inimical to the
security and safety of state and stressed out stern motion towards folks concerned
in financial offences. He favored the synergy current between the Police,
Military, Central Armed Police Forces and Civil Management and instructed operating
with similar zeal for repairs of peace and safety in J&Ok.
The apply of ‘Darbar Transfer’— below which the
executive purposes in Jammu all over six months of wintry weather and in Srinagar
all over summer time — used to be began by way of Maharaja Gulab Singh in 1872 to flee excessive
climate stipulations within the two areas.
On the other hand, the
apply used to be persevered even after Independence with the purpose of offering
governance advantages to each Kashmir and Jammu areas for 6 months by way of turns.
Whilst Jammu and
Srinagar towns get pleasure from this custom because the roads and different
infrastructure will get the fundamental minimal maintenance accomplished on an annual foundation, the
Darbar Transfer incurs expenditure of crores of rupees.
comes to shifting voluminous information between Jammu and Srinagar and hundreds of
workers between the 2 towns in loads of buses and vans.
The workers who
paintings within the transfer places of work get virtually two weeks of unfastened vacations and compensatory
allowances two times yearly.
A number of political
events have prior to now demanded scrapping the apply and as a substitute
organising everlasting places of work each at Jammu and Srinagar.