UGC has asked all central universities to identify reasons for teaching posts lying vacant and make concerted efforts to fill them up, the Rajya Sabha was informed on Monday.
Taking serious note of a large number of posts lying vacant in Delhi Police, the Home Ministry has directed it to fill more than 7,000 vacancies, including 1,000 women police personnel.
A number of measures like improved content, setting up of a recruitment board, and filling up of vacant posts have been announced to invigorate Prasar Bharti - the country`s public broadcaster.
Altogether 67 accidents have occurred in the current fiscal while six have occurred in October itself.
The Punjab govt issued directions to various state departments for taking necessary steps to fill all vacant posts expeditiously.
The Delhi High Court sought the Centre`s stand on a plea to begin contempt proceedings against it for its failure to comply with a court order to fill all the vacant posts of information commissioners in the CIC.
Despite CAG`s recommendation, the
Railways have not yet filled up about 89,000 vacant posts in
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