"You have to dream before your dreams can come true" - Dr A.P.J Abdul Kalam. "Excellence is a continuous process and not an accident" - Dr A.P.J Abdul Kalam. “Don’t take rest after your first victory because if you fail in second, more lips are waiting to say that your first victory was just luck.” - Dr A.P.J Abdul Kalam.

Jun 20, 2016

Promotion to the cadre of ASP from IP - Nominations called for

Circle office, Hyderabad has called for APARs and Special reports of the following Inspector Posts officials for considering their cases for promotion to the cadre of Asst Supdt Posts.

Transfers under Rule - 38 in PA/SA Cadre - C.O, Hyd approved 22 cases


Raising of Maternity leave for Women Employees from 12 weeks to 26 weeks - Announcement by Central Labour Minister

Jun 18, 2016

Adhoc Promotions to JTS of IPoS Group A in AP Circle

Sri T.A.V.Sharma, SPOs Tirupathi Dn is promoted to JTS of IPoS Group A on Adhoc basis and alloted to Vijayawada Region against the vacancy of SSPOs Prakasam Dn Ongole vide CO memo dated 17.06.2016.

Filling up of posts of DPO, APO & Passport officer (PO) in Passport Offices under Ministry of External Affairs on deputation basis

Click here to view the Ministry of External Affairs circular dated 15.06.2016 on the above subject.
Assistant Pass port officer Post at Visakhapatnam Passport office for officers of 4800/- GP and Deputy Pass port officer post at Hyderabad PPO for officers of 5400/- GP are among the posts  offered for deputation.

Media reports substantial pay hike for central employees

Govt employees to get  hiked salary from August, arrears in one installment ahead of Dusshera

The central government employees and pensioners are likely to get their 6 months of arrears just ahead of the Dusshera festival in October.

LGO Examination 2015-16 will be held on 31.07.2016

India Post Payment Bank(IPPB) at a glance

Click here to view IPPB at a glance.

Appeal from Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad, Minister of Communication & IT, in connection with India Post Payment Bank

Click here to view the Appeal of Hon'ble Minister of Communication & IT, in connection with India Post Payment Bank

Recruitment Rules of MTS, 2015 - clarifications

Click here to view Postal Directorate orders on the above subject matter.

First time in 48 years, PPF rate could fall below 8%

For the first time since the Public Provident Fund was established in 1968, the interest rate on the government-managed saving scheme could fall below 8%. Interest rates on small savings schemes, including the PPF and the Senior Citizens' Saving Scheme, are linked to the government bond yields and are revised every three months. The last interest rate revision on 19 March saw the PPF rate being cut 60 basis points from 8.7% to 8.1%. 

Jun 16, 2016

Cabinet raises retirement age for doctors to 65 years

The union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the increase in the retirement age of central government doctors to 65 years, union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Wednesday. 

"Keeping in mind the shortage of doctors, a decision has been taken to increase the retirement age of doctors from 62 years to 65 years," Prasad said. 

The cabinet decision comes in the wake of an announcement to the effect made by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at a rally in Uttar Pradesh last month.

A statement from the health ministry on May 31 said the proposal was approved and would be applicable from May 31.

Source:-The Economic Times

Revised draft gradation list of Inspector Posts for the year 2001 and 2002

Click here to view the revised draft gradation list of Inspector Posts for the year 2001 and 2002.

Jun 15, 2016

7th Pay Commission: Govt staff likely to get 30% more ‘increment’ than recommended

Empowered Committee of Secretaries will meet on Tuesday to give final touch to Seventh Pay Commission’s recommendations.
Reportedly, secy panel in its final report has recommended 30 per cent more than what was proposed by the pay panel in its november report.
A Finance Ministry official was quoted as saying, “This will be the final meeting of the Empowered Committee of Secretaries. After that, Pay Commission award will come out”.
AK Mathur led 7th pay panel had proposed a minimum monthly basic salary of Rs. 18,000 and maximum Rs. 2,50,000 for the central government staff. With 30 per cent more, the minimum will become 23,400 and maximum at Rs. 3,25,000.
Empowered Committee which was set up to overview recommendations of pay coommision had to meet on June 11. But meeting got postponed in last moment.
Reports say that government employees will get increment in July salary and it will be credited in their account on August 1.
Sources say that government will go by the recommendations of Secretaries panel as later has taken into account concerns of every stakeholders including employees’ unions and trade Unions.
Source : ONE INDIA

One day paid weekly off for casual workers - Seekings comments on draft O.M.

Click here to view Department of Personnel and Training OM No.49019/1/95-Estt-(C) dated 14th June, 2016 on the above subject matter.

Recruitment of casual workers and persons on daily wages

Copy of Department of Personnel & Training OM No. F. 49019/1/95Estt-(C)  Dated 14thJune,2016 
 Subject: Recruitment of casual workers and persons on daily wages.

 The undersigned is directed to refer to the provisions of the of Department of Personnel and Training OM No. 49014/2/86-Estt (C) dated 7thJune, 1988 on recruitment of Casual Workers and daily wages. Attention is invited to the provisions of the referred O.M at para l(iii) which lays down " that work presently being done by regular staff should be reassessed by the administrative Departments concerned for output and productivity so that the work being done by the casual workers could be entrusted to the regular employees". 

2. It has been observed that in spite of strict guidelines on engagement of Casual Labour vide the above referred O.M, various Ministries/ Departments continue to engage casual workers for attending work of regular nature against the Government's policies. It is, therefore, reiterated that all Ministries/ Departments may ensure strict compliance of the guidelines on engagement of Casual Labours. Negligence in the matter of implementing these guidelines should be viewed seriously and brought to the notice of the appropriate authorities for taking prompt and suitable action against the defaulters. 

(Mukesh Chaturvedi)
 Director (E) 
Click here to view the OM in original 

Recruitment of Staff in various central govt Jobs - giving of wide publicity to the notifications

 It was advised by the DoPT that when ever notification issued for filling up of vacancies on regular basis, advertisement should be placed in the Employment News/Rozgar Samachar published by the Publication division of Ministry of Information & Broadcasting. Such recruitment notices are also to be displayed on the Office Notice Board. In addition to the above procedure, advertisement of vacancies may also be placed at the National Career Service (NCS) Portal of Ministry of Labour & Employment, which has been developed primarily to connect the opportunities with the aspiration of youth. 3. These instructions shall be applicable to all services/posts. 
Click here to view  Department of Personnel and Training OM No.14024/1/2016-Estt(D) dated 13th June, 2016 obn the above subject matter.

Revision of Financial Powers to Heads of Circles in the Department of Posts

Click here to view the Postal Directorate order no  6-1/2005-FC (Posts) dated 06.06.2016 on the above subject matter.