F.No. 6/4/2014 CS I(S)
Government of India
Ministry of Personnel PG & Pensions
Department of Personnel & Training
2nd Floor, Lok Nayak Bhawan, Khan Market
New Delhi, the 16th September, 2016
Subject: Grant of Non Functional Scale (NFS) to Section Officers of CSS regarding.
The undersigned is directed to say that pursuant to issue of OM No. 5/4/2005 CS I(S) dated 21.04.2014 by this Department on the subject mentioned above, doubts have been raised by some Ministries/Departments regarding procedure to be followed for grant of NFS to Section Officers of CSS.
2. In this connection, it is reiterated that regular Section Officers of CSS with 4 years of approved service would be considered for grant of NFS subject to vigilance clearance only in terms of this Department’s OM No. 21/36/03 CS I dated 13.11.2003 and 5/4/2005-CS.I dated 25.01.2006. The word DPC wherever appearing in OM dated 21.04.2014 may be ignored.
3. This issues with the approval of Secretary (P)
Under Secretary to the Govt of India
Signed copy F.No. 6/4/2014 CS I(S)