Review of three years time limit for making compassionate appointment.
IMPORTANT – CIRCULAR
CONTROLLER GENERAL OF DEFENCE ACCOUNTS
ULAN BATAR ROAD, PALAM, DELHI CANTT- 110 010
The All PC of A(Fys)/PCsDA/CsDA
Sub: Review of three years time limit for making compassionate appointment.
2 It is mandated that while dealing the case for appointment on compassionate grounds following clarification received from DoP&T on their OM dated 26.07.2012, may be scrupulously be adhered to.
(i) Vide OM dated 26.07.2012 instruction dated 05.05.2003 prescribing the three years’ time limit for consideration of request for compassionate appointment has been withdrawn. This effectively means the instructions as issued vide OM dated 09.10.1998 is in force.
(ii) All the requests for compassionate appointment even those which have been considered earlier and belated requests will be considered on merit asper instructions on the subject provided a vacancy is available now.
(iii) Cases which have been considered as per OM dated 05.05.2003 and closed for want of vacancy can be considered again if the dependent of diseased government servant prefer fresh application for compassionate appointment. Such cases are to be treated as per Para 8 of this department’s O.M dated 09.10.1998.
3. HQrs office circulars issued on the subject regarding cases where any type of relaxation are required are still in force. The case which require relaxation of any kind including belated requests for compassionate appointment should be forwarded to HQrs office for obtaining the orders of the CGDA.
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