FNo. 43014/03/2019- Estt(B)
Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions
Department of Personnel and Training
North Block, New Delhi,
Dated 2’January, 2020
Subject: Filling up of vacant posts in Central Government Ministries/Department-reg.
Attention is drawn towards this Department’s OM No. 39020/18/2016-
Estt.(B) dated 19th December, 2016 regarding timely and advance action in filling
up the Direct Recruitment (DR) vacancies. It was, inter-alia, requested therein that
advance action may be taken by the Ministries/Departments and their Attached
and Subordinate Offices for reporting vacancy position with respect to Direct
Recruitment (DR) posts to the concerned recruitment agency i.e. Union Public
Service Commission (UPSC) and Staff Selection Commission (SSC) etc, for filling
up of such Direct Recruitment vacancies in a timely manner.
2. The Cabinet Committee on Investment and Growth in the meeting held on
23.12.2019, has directed to take time bound action to fill the existing vacancies in
3. Accordingly, all the Ministries/Departments are requested to fill up the
existing vacancies in the concerned Ministries/Departments, their Attached and
Subordinate Offices, in a time bound manner. It is also requested that a report
with regard to action taken to fill up the existing vacancies, may be sent to this
Department, as per format given overleaf, by 5th day of every month. The first
such report should reach this Department latest by 5th February, 2020.
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