The President of India through a gazette has announced the merger of the Jammu and Kashmir cadre of IPS, IAS and Indian Forest Service (IFoS) with the AGMUT cadre on Thursday. The Officers in this cadre will now be posted by the central government. The notification has been signed by President Ram Nath Kovind and issued by the Ministry of Law and Justice. This notification says that the members of IAS, IPS and Indian Forest Service for the existing cadre of Jammu and Kashmir will now become part of AGMUT (Arunachal, Goa, Mizoram and Union Territories) cadre. Now, the officers of the erstwhile Jammu and Kashmir cadre can be posted to Arunachal Pradesh, Goa, Mizoram and in any union territory across India.