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Kashmiri officer quits IAS to join politics

IANS  |  Srinagar 

Kashmiri (IAS) Shah Faesal, who topped the 2010 civil services exam, has quit IAS to join

Sources close to Faesal told IANS that the had sent the mandatory notice to the government about his decision to resign from service.

The sources said he was likely to join the National Conference and will contest the Lok Sabha election from Baramulla constituency in the

Faesal topped the IAS exam in 2010 and was allotted the home cadre of where he worked as District Magistrate, of the state-owned

Faesal recently returned from the US after completing his Fulbright fellowship at the



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First Published: Wed, January 09 2019. 15:22 IST