CONTINUING ITS coverage of inducting expertise from personal sector in governance, the federal government has chosen 31 specialists as joint secretaries, administrators and deputy secretaries in central authorities departments, the Union Public Service Fee (UPSC) mentioned on Friday.
These chosen embrace three joint secretaries, 19 administrators and 9 deputy secretaries, it mentioned.
Taking to Twitter, Minister of State for Personnel Jitendra Singh termed this a serious step to put the proper expertise for the proper position.
“As a serious step to put the proper expertise for the proper position, DoPT proclaims 31 lateral entry recruitments, after due choice course of by UPSC, as Joint Secretary/Director/Deputy Secretary in several ministries/departments of presidency of India,” he posted on Twitter.
The Division of Personnel and Coaching (DoPT) had requested the UPSC on December 14, 2020, and February 12, 2021, to pick appropriate folks to hitch the federal government on the stage of joint secretary, director or deputy secretary in varied ministries and departments on contract or deputation foundation.
The UPSC launched on-line recruitment utility for joint secretary and director stage posts on February 6 this yr and for deputy secretary stage posts on March 20.
The federal government obtained 295 purposes for joint secretary stage posts, 1,247 purposes for director stage posts and 489 purposes for deputy secretary stage posts.
Of those, 231 candidates had been shortlisted for the interviews, which had been carried out from September 27 to October 8. The UPSC lastly really helpful 31 candidates for appointment as joint secretaries, administrators and deputy secretaries.
Three joint secretaries can be becoming a member of the finance ministry, commerce and business ministry and agriculture and farmers welfare ministry.
As many as 19 administrators would even be becoming a member of the commerce and business ministry, agriculture and farmers welfare ministry, finance ministry, legislation and justice ministry, shopper affairs ministry, meals and public distribution ministry, training ministry, the Jal Shakti ministry, well being and household welfare ministry, highway transport and highways ministry, civil aviation ministry and ability growth and entrepreneurship ministry.
As many as 9 deputy secretaries have been chosen for posting in training ministry, atmosphere, forests and local weather change ministry, statistics and programme implementation ministry, metal ministry, company affairs ministry, mines ministry, ports delivery and waterways ministry, heavy industries and public enterprises ministry and housing and concrete affairs ministry.
The personnel ministry had, in June 2018, invited purposes for 10 joint secretary-rank posts by way of lateral entry mode — that’s appointment of personal sector specialists within the authorities — for the primary time.