J-K chief secretary reviews arrangements for ‘Darbar move’

JAMMU: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Secretary B V R Subrahmanyam reviewed on Thursday the arrangements for the nearly 150-year-old practice of bi-annual shifting of the state capital between Jammu and Srinagar known as ‘Darbar Move’.

All move offices, including the Civil Secretariat — the seat of Government — and the Raj Bhavan, will close in Srinagar on October 25 and 26 and reopen in Jammu on November 4.

Chairing a high-level meeting here, the chief secretary reviewed the arrangements being made for smooth functioning of the Civil Secretariat during the shifting of the capital, an official spokesperson said. (AGENCIES)