August 10, 2022

A month after Prime Minister Narendra Modi declared that the central government will be recruiting 10 lakh people in the subsequent 18 months, the Section of Personnel and Training (DOPT) has constituted a endeavor power to apply the strategy.

The job drive comprising officers from 5 ministries which include defence, dwelling and railways, has asked all governmentdepartments to point out the vacant positions and actions taken to fill posts until now.

Staff Minister Jitendra Singh claimed “a Undertaking Force has been constituted to coordinate the progress of filling up of the vacant posts as for every the Recruitment Strategy.”

A government assertion claimed that the minister chaired a joint meeting of all departments on Thursday. The statement claimed, “the conference comes in the wake of instruction by Key Minister Narendra Modi past thirty day period to recruit 10 lakh men and women in mission method in next 1.5 years.” The minister said that all Ministries and Departments have also been asked for to chalk out a approach to fill up the vacancies newest by December, 2023.

In March, DOPT knowledgeable the Rajya Sabha that as on March 1, 2020, the full selection of vacancies in central government workplaces stood at 8.72 lakh. In the financial yr 2020-21, the Union governing administration recruited 78,264 people in central ministries and departments.

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