Special Recruitment Drive to fill up the vacancies for Persons with Disabilities
SPECIAL RECRUITMENT DRIVE
FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES
Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, P.G. & Pensions
Department of Personnel & Training
New Delhi, Dated the 22nd May, 2015
Subject: Special Recruitment Drive to fill up the vacancies for Persons with Disabilities.
The Hon’ble Supreme Court in its Interim Order dated 28.04.2015 in Contempt Petition No. 499/2014 in Civil Appeal No. 9096/2013 in the matter of National Federation of Blind has, inter-alia, directed that the period for filling up of vacancies of Persons with Disabilities needs to be suitably compressed. Keeping in view the direction of the Hon’ble Supreme Court, the competent authority has approved launching of Special Recruitment Drive for filling up of unfilled vacancies of Persons with Disabilities.
2. In a meeting held on 08.05.2015 under the Chairmanship of Secretary (Personnel) with more than 45 Departments/ Ministries, the issue of launch of the Special Recruitment Drive was discussed in detail.
3. Keeping in view the time frame agreed upon by the Departments/Ministries, all Ministries / Departments are requested to take immediate necessary action for filling up of vacancies for persons with disabilities already reported to the Hon’ble Supreme Court and launch a Special Recruitment Drive to fill up those vacancies as per schedule given below:-