Syed Abid Rasheed Shah has been posted as Deputy Commissioner Srinagar replacing Dr Farooq Ahmad Lone.
Shah was earlier posted as DC Islamabad.
An order issued by the government said that Dr Lone has been posted as Officer on Special Duty (OSD) tourism department at civil secretariat.
Meanwhile, Muhammad Younis Malik, Additional DC Islamabad has been posted as DC Islamabad.
2015 Kashmir Despatch