Subject: Cadre Review of Central Secretariat Stenographers’ Service (CSSS).
The Government has undertaken cadre review of central secretariat stenographers’ service (CSSS) in view of stagnation prevailing in various grades of CSSS and has, inter-alia, taken the following decisions:
i) Creation of additional 25 posts of senior principal private secretary (Sr. PPS).
ii) Creation of additional 625 posts of principal private secretary (PPS).
iii) Up-gradation of 400 posts of Persoanl Assistant (PA) to private secretary (PS) grade.
iv) Filling up all resultant vacancies in the PS grade due to up gradation and creation of posts in Sr. PPS grade and 625 posts in PPS grade by Promotion, through seniority Quota, as a one time measure.
vi) Filling up all existing direct recruitment vacancies in the PA grade and fresh vacancies percolating to the PA grade , due to creation of 25 posts in Sr. PPS grade and 625 posts in PPS grade, only by promotion, through seniority quota, as a one time measure.
2. Necessary notification relating to amendment to the CSSS Rules 2010 will be issued separately.