Recruitment on all India Basis by Open Competition – DOPT clarifies
Meaning of “Recruitment on all India Basis by Open Competition” – DOPT clarifies
DOPT has issued a clarification Office Memorandum dated 08.04.2013 to the effect that Recruitment on all India Basis by Open Competition means all recruitment by UPSC whether through written examination or by interview or both and recruitment made by other authorities including Staff Selection Commission or any other appointment authority through written competitive examination or tests (but not by interview only).
This clarifation has been given since Ex-servicemen have been given upper limit Age Relaxation up to ength of military service increased by three years for appointment to any vacancy in Group A and Group B services or posts filled by direct recruitment otherwise than on the results of an Open All India Competitive Examination. Hence, clarification has been sought by representions and through RTI applications by many candidates to provide more clarity on the term Recruitment on all India Basis by Open Competition.
The full tex of the is Office Memorandum dated 08.04.2013 is as follows
Download DOPT Clarification Office memorandum No. 36034 /2 /2013- Estt. (Res.) dated 08.04.2013 to interpret the Meaning of Recruitment on all India basis by open competition