84 add’l secys appointed at previous office
Published: 08:39 PM, 27 September 2020
Of the 98 officers promoted as additional secretaries, 84 have been posted in the previous office by the Ministry of Public Administration.
A separate order has been issued on Sunday posting these officers a day after they promoted. As per the rules, these officers joined the Ministry of Public Administration as additional secretaries. Then the order was issued by posting them.
Despite not having local posts, 98 joint secretaries of public administration were promoted to additional secretaries on Saturday. After promotion, they were made Special Officer in Charge (OSD) of the Ministry of Public Administration.
At present, there are 611 additional secretaries working in the administration as against 130 permanent posts. Therefore, most of the promoted officers are posted in the previous department.