DoPT OM on mis conduct of Govt Servant – Simultaneous action for prosecution and departmental proceedings – Apex Court has directed that the currency of a Suspension Order should not extend beyond three months
DoPT has issued OM describing Procedure for empanelment of retired officers as the Inquiry Officers for conducting Departmental Inquiries viz., Validity of the panel, Terms and conditions for appointment of retired officers as the Inquiry Officer
DOPT has requested all the stake holders to send their comments on the procedure for empanelment and appointment of retired officers as the Inquiry Officers for conducting Departmental Inquiries within the stipulated period.
Earlier DOPT came up with detailed steps for conducting enquiring Sexual Harassment against women employees working in various Central Government Departments / Offices. Now dwelling place has also been included in the purview while conducting such enquiry
Railways Ministry has issued letter for Grant of honorarium to the Inquiry Officer(IO) and Presenting Officer (PO) for conducting Departmental Inquiries in cases other than Vigilance Investigation.