Grace Marks to SC/ST Candidates in Departmental Examination
Grace Marks to SC/ST Candidates in Departmental Examination – Clarification
Income Tax Department has clarified that Grace Marks to SC/ST candidates in departmental examination were awarded in the year 2010 and 2011 to enabling marginally failing reserved category candidates to pass the examination.
However, the policy of awarding grace marks was not for obtaining Own Merit Status by Candidates. Now this clarification is withdrawn.
The clarification dated 13.12.2012 in this regard issued by Income Tax Department is given below.