Ministry of finance issuesd a notification in connection with I am directed to refer to this department notification nos. Fd. Pc. 39_14/77(pt_iv)(apca)/08dated 4-12016 fd-pc40-80 /2015 dated 26-72017 and all over orders under which up_gradation was allowed to certain employees. And to state that a question has arisen as to whether the length of service for the grant of time scale promotion would be counted from the date of regular appointment or from the date of up_gradation of post.
It is clarified for all concerned that the length of service in the same scale for the grant of time scale promotion would be counted from the date of up_gradation /promotion /regular appointment (which ever is later) of the post held by the concerned incumbent.
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