Retiring Greetings and Best wishes to Com. R. N. Parashar,
Friday, December 31, 2021
DOP ORDER FOR PREVENTIVE MEASURES TO CONTAIN SPREAD OF COVID-19-REG.
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TRANSFER POLICY GUIDELINES
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CADRE MANAGEMENT OF POSTAL ASSISTANT AND SORTING ASSISTANT
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REVISION IN RECRUITMENT RULES OF LDC IN PAOS (CLICK THE ,LINK BELOW TO VIEW)
Saturday, December 25, 2021
SETTING UP OF CGHS WELLNESS CENTRES:
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF HEALTH AND FAMILY WELFARE
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND FAMILY WELFARE
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO. 1853
TO BE ANSWERED ON 14THDECEMBER, 2021
SETTING UP OF CGHS WELLNESS CENTRES
1853. SHRI ABDUL WAHAB:
Will the Minister of HEALTH AND FAMILY WELFARE be pleased to state:
(a) whether it is a fact that there are only two or three CGHS Wellness Centres functioning in the States other than big Metros;
(b) the details of CGHS Wellness Centres, State-wise;
(c) whether it is also a fact that the CGHS beneficiaries, retired/serving, across the country are subjected to travel hundreds of kilometers to obtain medical facilities for want of adequate Centres; and
(d) whether Government will contemplate any action to set up more CGHS Wellness Centres at least in all the district headquarters of all the States so as to contain the difficulties faced by the beneficiaries including the Parliamentarians?
THE MINISTER OF STATE IN
THE MINISTRY OF HEALTH AND
(DR. BHARATI PRAVIN PAWAR)
(a) to (d): At present, 333 CGHS Wellness Centres are functional in 74 cities of the country covering most of the States and Union Territories. State wise details thereof are at Annexure.
In view of the country wide network of CGHS Wellness Centres, a large number of serving Central Government employees and pensioners are covered by it.
Serving Central Government employees residing in non-CGHS areas are covered under CS (MA) Rules 1944. Central Govt. Pensioners residing in non-CGHS areas have the following options:
1) Avail Fixed Medical
Allowance (FMA) in lieu of OPD facility or
2) Avail OPD & IPD facility from the nearest CGHS city on payment of requisite subscription or
3) Avail FMA in lieu of OPD facility & avail IPD facility from the nearest CGHS city on payment of requisite subscription.
Opening of new wellness centres is subject to fulfilment of norms and availability of resources including creation of posts with the approval of Ministry of Finance. Source: Rajya Sabha
Friday, December 24, 2021
Thursday, December 23, 2021
Wednesday, December 22, 2021
Monday, December 20, 2021
Saturday, December 18, 2021
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions
Posted On: 16 DEC 2021 3:39PM by PIB Delhi
Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Science & Technology; Minister of State (Independent Charge) Earth Sciences; MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh said, during the last four years, Department of Pension & Pensioners’ Welfare has conducted 5 Pensioners’ Awareness Workshops towards the schemes aimed at Pensioners’ Welfare across the country.
In a written reply to a question in the Rajya Sabha today, DrJitendra Singh informed that apart from 5 workshops, 15 Pre-retirement Counseling (PRCs) Workshops and 8 Workshops for Training of Trainers (TOTs) were also conducted during the period.
The Department also utilizes the Social Media Platforms i.e., Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. Awareness regarding important orders as well as pension rules are done through social media for the benefit of pensioners. Theme-based series of Tweets in Q & A form were carried on ‘Family Pension’ Rules, Know your retirement benefits, Life Certificate Rules etc. Family Pension entitlements and Doorstep Service for Digital Life Certificate (DLC) carried out through short animated videos on YouTube.
The Minister also informed that the Department of Pension & Pensioners’ Welfare, has been conducting online conferences/ interactions for the pensioners. The conferences included the following:
- An online workshop covering Pensioners from ten (10) different cities of Northern region was held on 07.09.2021. Another workshop was held on 28.10.2021 which covered pensioners from various cities in India.
- Pension Rules and use of Digital Life Certificate (JeevanPramaan) were demonstrated during both the workshops.
- First ever on-line All India Pension Adalat held in December 2020 by leveraging technology through Video Conferencing.
- For ensuring preventive health care of pensioners living in 20 Indian cities, an online programme was organized during which Yoga professional gave a demonstration to Pensioners in order to boost immunity during lockdown and to stay fit.
- To address the psychological health of pensioners, this Department had scheduled an interactive session on the topic “Power of Thoughts and Meditation in COVID-19 pandemic”.
The Department of Pension & Pensioners’ Welfare has released the following e-publications for Ease of Pensioners:
i. A handbook on Family Pension
ii. Compendiums 2019 & 2020
iii. Consolidated instructions on 7th CPC related orders
iv. Clickable e-book on Retirement benefits.
vi. Ease of Life for Pensioners-Digital Life Certificate.
SNC/RR (Release ID: 1782230)
Friday, December 17, 2021
Wednesday, December 15, 2021
Tuesday, December 14, 2021
EXTENSION OF TIME PERIOD FOR SUBMISSION OF POSTAL CIRCLE PREFERENCE FROM SELECTED CANDIDATES FOR APPOINTMENT AS POSTAL ASSISTANT / SORTING ASSISTANT ON THE BASIS OF COMBINED HIGHER SECONDARY LEVEL EXAMINATION, 2018 CONDUCTED BY SSC
CGHS, known for providing comprehensive health care services to its beneficiaries, is conducting a series of short webinars of 60-90 minute duration with active participation of its beneficiaries to provide information on common health related issues. These webinars are being scheduled at 4.00 pm on 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month.A 30-40 minutes presentation by a CGHS Doctor will be followed by 30 minutes of answering of relevant questions from the beneficiaries.
It is expected that these webinars will provide useful information to CGHS beneficiaries and create awareness on various health conditions, provide guidance on promotive care, lifestyle modification and also dispel many health-related myths and doubts.
The twenty-seventh in the series is being held on 14/12/2021 (Tuesday) at 4.00PM on "Prescription Practices in CGHS" for CGHS beneficiaries by Dr. Amita Bali, Sr. CMO, Medical Store Depot and Dr. Preeti Kumar , VP – Public Health System Support, Public Health Foundation of India.
The link for attending the webinar is as follows: https://cghshq.webex.com/meet/adhq.dl
Monday, December 13, 2021
Saturday, December 11, 2021
The National Convention on Strike on 23-24 February 2022, which was scheduled on 11th January 2022 has now been deferred to 12th January 2022.
This will be held jointly by Confederation / NFPE.
Comrades are requested to book their tickets to attend the Convention at New Delhi on 12 January 2022.
Com K Hemlata, President, CITU will inaugurate the Convention.
Other leaders of Central trade unions will also address
Confederation / NFPE.
OBC RESERVATION IN DIRECT RECRUITMENT OF GROUP C AND D POSTS
समूह ‘ग’ और समूह ‘घ’ पदों की सीधी भर्ती में अन्य पिछड़ा वर्ग के लिए आरक्षण
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF SOCIAL JUSTICE AND EMPOWERMENT
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO. +1537
TO BE ANSWERED ON 07.12.2021
SHRI GANESH SINGH:
Will the Minister of SOCIAL JUSTICE AND EMPOWERMENT be pleased to state:
(a) whether it is correct that in the direct recruitment of Group ‘C‘ and Group ‘D‘ post of the Government of India, on which local or regional candidates are generally interested for appointment, the 27 per cent reservation prescribed for Other Backward Classes has been amended;
(b) if so, the details thereof;
(c) whether direct recruitment of Group ‘C* and Group ‘D‘ post of Government of India is done on local or regional basis instead of all India level and there is a provision to invite applications from local candidates only, if so, the details thereof; and
(d) the time when the amendment was made in the 27 per cent reservation prescribed for OBCs for direct recruitment of Group ‘C‘ and Group ‘D*‘ posts of the Government of India and State-wise reduction made in the percentage of OBC reservation from 1993 to 2021?
MINISTER OF STATE FOR SOCIAL JUSTICE AND
(SUSHRI PRATIMA BHOUMIK)
(a) to (d): As per information given by the Department of Personnel and Training, the quantum of reservation for OBCs in respective States/UTs, in case of direct recruitment to Group ‘C’ and ‘D’ posts, normally attracting candidates from a locality or a region, was initially fixed in 1993, vide – O.M. No. 36012/22/1993-Estt(SCT) dated 29.12.1993, subject to a ceiling of 27%, while also ensuring that the total reservation for SCs, STs and OBCs did not exceed the limit of 50% in any case.
This quantum of reservation for SCs, STs and OBCs was revised vie OM No. 36017/1/2014-Estt.(Res.), dated 5.7.2005, keeping in view the figures of the 2001 Census. Copies of the aforesaid O.M.s, dated 29.12.1993 and 5.7.2005, are at Annexure-I and Annexure-II respectively.
अतारांकित प्रश्न संख्या :
उत्तर देने की तारीख : 07.12.2021
अन्य पिछड़ा वर्ग के लिए आरक्षण
1537. श्री गणेश सिंह:
क्या सामाजिक न्याय और अधिकारिता मंत्री यह बताने की कृपा करेंगे कि:
(क) क्या भारत सरकार के समूह ‘ग’ और समूह ‘घ’ पदों की सीधी भर्ती में, जिन पर नियुक्ति के लिए स्थानीय या क्षेत्रीय उम्मीदवार सामान्यतः: इच्छुक रहते हैं, अन्य पिछड़ा वर्ग के लिए निर्धारित 27 प्रतिशत आरक्षण में संशोधन किया गया है;
(ख) यदि हां, तो तत्संबंधी ब्यौरा कया है;
(ग) क्या भारत सरकार के समूह ‘ग’ और समूह ‘घ’ पदों पर अखिल भारतीय स्तर की बजाए स्थानीय या क्षेत्रीय आधार पर सीधी भर्ती की जाती है और इस हेतु स्थानीय उम्मीदवारों से आवेदन आमंत्रित करने का प्रावधान है तथा यदि हां, तो तत्संबंधी ब्यौरा क्या है; और
(घ) भारत सरकार के समूह ‘ग’ और समूह ‘घ’ पदों की सीधी भर्ती के लिए ओबीसी हेतु निर्धारित 27 प्रतिशत आरक्षण में संशोधन कब किया गया और वर्ष 1993 से 2021 तक ओबीसी आरक्षण प्रतिशत में राज्य-वार कितनी कटोती की गई है?
सामाजिक न्याय और अधिकारिता राज्य मंत्री
(सुश्री प्रतिमा भौमिक)
(क) से (घ): कार्मिक और प्रशिक्षण विभाग द्वारा दी गई सूचना के अनुसार, किसी इलाके अथवा क्षेत्र से उम्मीदवारों को सामान्य रूप से आकषित करने वाली समूह “ग’ और समूह ‘घ’ की सीधी भर्ती के मामलों में संबंधित राज्यों/संघ राज्य क्षेत्रों में ओबीसी के लिए आरक्षण की प्रमात्रा को का.ज्ञा. संख्या-36012/22/1993- स्था. (एससीटी) दिनांक 29.12.1993 द्वारा प्रारंभ में वर्ष 1993 में 27% की उच्चतम सीमा पर नियत किया गया था, साथ में यह भी सुनिश्चित किया गया था कि किसी भी सूरत में अनुसूचित जाति, अनुसूचित जनजाति और अन्य पिछड़ा वर्ग के लिए कुल आरक्षण 50% की सीमा से अधिक नहीं हो।
जनगणना 2001 के आंकडों को ध्यान में रखते हुए अनुसूचित जाति, अनुसूचित जनजाति और अन्य पिछड़ा वर्ग के आरक्षण की प्रमात्रा को का.ज़ा. संख्या-36017/1/2014- स्था. (आ.) दिनांक 05.07.2005 द्वारा संशोधित किया गया था। दिनांक 29.12.1993 और 05.07.2005 के उपर्युक्त कार्यात्रय ज्ञापनों की प्रति क्रमश: अनुबध-। और अनुबंध-II में दी गई है। Source: LokSabha PDF