Government asks departments to complete recruitment process before six months
The move comes after noting long gap between the date of advertisement for the vacancy and date of examination or interview.
This delay may deny the opportunity to fresh candidates who become eligible during that period, while creating an atmosphere of uncertainty to candidates who have applied," an order issued by Department of Personnel and Training (
All ministries or
The administrative ministries or departments have been asked to issue similar instructions to autonomous bodies, public sector undertakings and statutory bodies under their administrative control.
The Centre has decided not to hold interviews for recruitments of Group B (non-gazetted), Group C and Group D categories beginning this year.
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