JAMMU, Feb 22: Government today appointed Advocate Wasim Sadiq Nargal as Senior Additional Advocate General and Advocate Asif Ahmad Bhat as Additional Advocate General.
An order in this regard was issued by Abdul Majid Bhat, Secretary to Government, Department of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs.
Advocate Nargal was earlier appointed Additional Advocate General in September 2015 to handle the litigation work of Home Department in the Jammu Wing of the High Court. However, in the month of November 2016 he submitted his resignation on certain grounds.
Now, the Government has appointed him Senior Additional Advocate General.
Advocate Nargal is an eminent lawyer and has been representing Jammu University, SKUAST-J and many Corporations/ Public Sector Undertakings in the State High Court.
The Government has also appointed Sajad Mohi-ud-Din, Sheikh Umar Farooq and Amit Gupta as Government Advocates.