Govt for timely transfer of babus
The Centre has directed all departments to ensure that employees are timely rotated to get them accustomed to "challenging situations" in various ministries.
New Delhi: The Centre has directed all
departments to ensure that employees are timely rotated to get
them accustomed to "challenging situations" in various
In a latest directive, the Department of Personnel and
Training (DoPT) has chalked out phase-wise plans to shift
Central Secretariat Service (CSS) officers, who have completed
their tenure in a particular ministry.
"The Rotational Transfer Policy of CSS officers
prescribes a fixed tenure of posting for an officer of the
Central Secretariat Service in a particular Ministry/
"One of the objectives of the Rotational Transfer Policy
is gaining of exposure by the officers to different
challenging situations on varied Ministries/Departments which
will not only help them individually to progress in their
career but result in the betterment of the administrative
system as a whole," an office memorandum of the DoPT said.
As per the plan, section officers (both regular and ad
hoc) who have completed their tenure (which varies from 7-14
years) service in a ministry/department, has to be transferred
by March, June and September respectively.
Under secretaries who have completed the stipulated term
of 5-7 years and office assistants need to be relocated by
April, July and October.