F.No.14034 / 1 / 2012-Estt. (D)
Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions
(Department of Personnel & Training)
Dated the 26th July, 2012
Subject: Out of turn promotion for sportspersons.
The undersigned is directed to say that the scheme for appointment of meritorious sports persons under Government is contained in this Department O.M. No. 14015/ 1/78-Estt. (D) dated the 4th August, 1980 as
amended from time to time.
This Department has been receiving requests for grant of out of turn promotion to sportsperson employed under various Ministries/Departments. The demand for grant of out of turn promotion for excellence in sports events has been considered by the Government and it has been decided to allow a maximum of three out of turn promotions to a sportsperson/ Coach for excellence in sports events as per provisions of the enclosed scheme.
2. This may be brought to the notice of all concerned for information and necessary action. A copy of the order allowing out of turn promotion to sportspersons may be endorsed to this Department.
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