NEW DELHI, October 18
Chief Minister of Kerala, Oommen Chandy called on Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh here and discussed a wide range of issues relating to his State.
Chief Minister offered his inputs regarding the official exercise undertaken by the Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) for empanelment of Civil Service Officers, particularly IPS officers of Kerala cadre. He also referred to the increasing requirement of officers at senior level in order to discharge diverse nature of responsibilities which are increasing with each passing day.
Dr Jitendra Singh assured Oommen Chandy that the priorities and the requirements of the State Government will be given full consideration while carrying out the empanelment of IAS and IPS officers, and that the increase in number of certain posts, as suggested by the CM, will also sought to be worked out to whatever extent possible.