Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances &Pension
Department of Personnel &Training
2nd Floor, Lok Nayak Bhawan, Khan Market, New Delhi
Dated the 30th October, 2012
Subject: Promotion of Section Officers of Central Secretariat Service (CSS) to Grade I(Under Secretary) of CSS on ad-hoc basis.
Sanction of the President is hereby accorded to the appointment of 257 Section Officers of Central Secretariat Service to Grade I(Under Secretary) of the CSS on ‘ad hoc’ basis. The promotion is purely on ‘ad-hoc’ basis for a period upto 31.05.2013 or till the posts are filled up on regular basis, or until further orders whichever is earlier. The allocation of officers on their promotion against existing vacancies, is as shown against their names in the Annexure. The ‘ad-hoc’ promotion is subject to the following conditions:
(i) The ad-hoc promotion shall not confer any right to continue in the grade indefinitely or for inclusion in the Select List for regular appointment or to claim seniority in the Grade Iof the CSS.
(ii) Ad-hoc appointments may be terminated at any point of time without giving any reason therefor.
(iii) The appointment on ad-hoc basis will take effect from the date of assuming the charge of the post of Under Secretary in the Ministry/Department to which the officer has been allocated.
(iv) The service rendered on ad hoc basis in the Under Secretary grade would not count for the purpose of seniority in that grade or for promotion to the next higher grade.
(v) The appointment is subject to vigilance clearance in terms of this OM No.22011/4/91-Estt.(A) dated 14.09.1992; and OM No. 22012/1 /99-Estt(D) dated 25.10.2004 and the Ministry/Department where the officer is working should relieve him/her only after verifying that no disciplinary proceedings are pending or contemplated against the officer.
(vi) The Officers, who have not undergone mandatory Level ‘D’ Training as enjoined in Cadre Training Plan for the CSS, will have to undergo the aforesaid training as per nominations made by this Department.
(vii) No request for retention of the Officers in the same Ministry/Department on promotion from Section Officer to Under Secretary would be entertained.
(viii) The ‘ad hoc’ promotion of officers in the Annexure shall be subject to the final outcome in the OA No. 1083/2007 pending before the CAT, New Delhi and also any other order by any competent
court in any of the connected matters apart from the OA No.1083/2007.
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