As many as 44 IAS officers serving at various positions across the country have taken voluntary retirement in the last six years.
An unprecedented number of bureaucrats are set to retire by the end of 2014.
BJP took digs at PM for exhorting bureaucrats to take bold decisions, saying comments come as a "surprise" as there is "policy paralysis" in govt.
Day in Pics: 28th November
Showbiz World - November 28, 2014