Govt grants MoS status to Waqf Board chairperson

The government on Friday accorded sanction to the grant of status equivalent to Minister of State (MoS) in favour of Dr. Darakhshan Andrabi, Chairperson, J&K Waqaf Board.

As per an order under number 409-JK(GAD) of 2022, dated 08-04-2022, a copy of which lies with the news agency reads that “Sanction is hereby accorded to the grant of status equivalent to Minister of State (MoS) in favour of Dr. Darakhshan Andrabi, Chairperson, J&K Waqaf Board.”

The Hospitality & Protocol Department shall make necessary insertion in the J&K Warrant of Precedence with the approval of

Competent Authority, the order issued by Principal Secretary to the Government, Manoj Kumar Dwivedi reads