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Friday, September 15, 2017

Observance of Vigilance Awareness Week from 30.10.2017 to 04.11.2017 : DoP

Gujarat Public Service Commission (GPSC) Recruitment for Various Posts (Advt. No. 40 to 49/2017-18) (OJAS)

Gujarat Public Service Commission (GPSC) has published an Advertisement for below mentioned Posts 2017. Other details like age limit, educational qualification, selection process, application fee and how to apply are given below.

Posts :
  • Assistant Engineer (Civil) - Advt. No. 40/2017-18 : 73 Posts
    • Preliminary Exam: 07-01-2018
  • Geologist - Advt. No. 41/2017-18 : 09 Posts
    • Preliminary Exam: 18-03-2018
  • Joint Technical Advisor (P.I.) - Advt. No. 42/2017-18 : 01 Post
    • Preliminary Exam: 21-01-2018
  • Technical Advisor (Chemicals) - Advt. No. 43/2017-18 : 01 Post
    • Preliminary Exam: 07-01-2018
  • Project Manager - Advt. No. 44/2017-18 : 03 Posts
    • Preliminary Exam: 17-12-2017
  • Social Welfare Officer - Advt. No. 45/2017-18 : 02 Posts
    • Preliminary Exam: 07-01-2018
  • Town Planner - Advt. No. 46/2017-18 : 07 Posts
    • Preliminary Exam: 21-01-2018
  • Assistant Director of Horticulture / Specialist - Advt. No. 47/2017-18 : 02 Posts
    • Preliminary Exam: 21-01-2018
  • Assistant Controller Legal Size Science / Consumer Protection Officer - Advt. No. 48/2017-18 : 02 Posts
    • Preliminary Exam: 10-12-2017
  • Joint Charity Commissioner - Advt. No. 47/2017-18 : 01 Posts
    • Preliminary Exam: 21-01-2018

Total No. of Posts : 101 Posts

Educational Qualification : Please read Official Notification for Educational Qualification details.

Application Fee: Candidates have to pay Rs. /- + Rs. /- (Postal Charges)  through challan at the computer-based post office. 

Selection Process : Candidates will be selected based on competitive written exam & computer proficiency test.

How to Apply : Interested Candidates may Apply Online Through official Website www.ojas.gujarat.gov.in.

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Important Dates :
Starting Date of Online Application : 15-09-2017
Last Date to Apply Online : 03-10-2017
Last Date to Pay Fees in Post Office :

Proposed RRs of AO/AAO of IP&TAFS Group 'B'


Calling for Application of volunteers from Postal / Sorting Assistant cadre to work as OA/System Admin at PTC Mysuru




m-Aadhar – Proof of Identity for Rail Travel

Press Information Bureau
Government of India
Ministry of Railways
13-September-2017 16:34 IST


Ministry of Railways permits m-Aadhar as one of the prescribed proofs of Identity for Rail Travel Purpose.

Ministry of Railways has decided to permit m- Aadhar (Aadhar card on mobile app namely m- Aadhar launched by UIDAI) as one of the prescribed proofs of Identity for Rail Travel purpose in any reserved class.

m-Aadhar is a mobile app launched by UIDAI on which a person can download his/her Aadhar Card. It can be done only on the mobile number to which Aadhar has been linked. For showing Aadhar, the person has to open the app and enter his/ her password to show the Aadhar Card.

m-Aadhar when shown by the passenger on his/her mobile after entering the password should be accepted as proof of identity for undertaking journey in any reserved class over Indian Railways. It is effective from 8th September 2017.

TA/DA entitlements of Non-officials of Committees/Boards/Panels – DoE Orders on 14.9.2017

F.No.19047/1/2016-E.lV
Government of lndia
Ministry of Finance
Department of Expenditure
North Block, New Delhi,
Dated: 14.09.2017

OFFICE MEMORANDUM
Subject: TA/DA entitlements of Non-otficials of Committees/Boards/Panels etc,
The undersigned is directed to state that the issues related to payment of TA/DA to Non-officials of Committees/ Boards/ Panels etc. have been examined in D/o Expenditure. lt has been decided that TA/DA entitlement of Non-officials may be regulated by the Administrative Ministries/ Departments in the following manner:-


(I) Retired Govt. otficials nominated as Non-official in the Committees/Boards/Panels etc. : TA/DA entitlement of these Non-officials will be same as per their entrtlement at the time of retirement as per revised rates mentioned in this Department’s O.M. No.19030/01/2017-E.lV dated 13.07.2017.
(II) Persons from various fields nominated as Non-official in Committees/Boards/ Panels etc. : TA/DA entitlement of these Non-official will be same as admissible to oflicers in Pay level-11 (Pre-revised Grade Pay of Rs.6600/-) in the Pay Matrix. TA/DA Entitlements will be as under:-
(i) Travel entitlement within the country – Economy class by Air or AC-ll by train.
(ii) Reimbursement for hotel accommodation/guest house of up to Rs.2250/- per day.
(iii) Reimbursement of non-Ac taxi charges of up to Rs.338/- per day for travel within the city.
(iv) Reimbursement of food bills not exceeding Rs.900/- per day.
(III) Eminent personalities nominated as Non.otficial in the Committees/Boards/Panels: TA/DA entitlement of these Non-offlcials will be same as admissible to offlcers in Pay level 14 (pre revised Grade pay Rs.10,000/-) in the Pay Matrix. TA/DA Entitlements will be as under:
i) Regarding travel entitlement of these Non-officials, Secretary in the Administrative Ministry, in consultation with the FA, may allow eminent personalities who are Non-officials in the Committees/Boards/Panels etc., to travel in Executive class inthe Domestic airlines within the country subject to the following conditions:-
a) Where a Non-official is or was entitled to travel by air by Executive class under the rules of the 0rganization to which he belongs or might have belonged before retirement.
b) where the Administrative Ministry is satisfied that the travel by Executive class by air is the customary mode of travel by the Non-official concerned in respect of journeys unconnected with the
performances of Govt. duty.
(ii) Reimbursement for hotel accommodation/guest house of up to Rs 7500/- per day.
(iii) Reimbursement of AC taxi charges as per actual for travel within the city.
(iv) Reimbursement of food bills not exceeding Rs.1200/- per day.
2. ln respect of Non-officials who are local, Mileage Allowance at the following rates will be admissible:-
i) For retired Government officers. TA/DA as per their entitlement at the time of retirement as per revised rates mentioned in this Department’s O.M.N0.19030/01/2017-E.lV dated 13.07.2017.
ii) Other Non-officials nominated from various fields – Reimbursement of non-AC taxi charges of up to Rs.338/- per day for kavel within the city.
iii) For eminent personalities nominated as Non-otficials – Reimbursement ofAC taxi charges as per actualfor travel within the city.
3. The TA/DA entitlements mentioned in Para I above will be subject to the following conditions:-
i) These TA/DA entitlements will be applicable in case of Non-officials coming from outside. Local Nonofficials will not be entitled for TA/DA.
ii) Local Non-officials will be entitled for Mileage Allowance only.
iii) Cases seeking deviation from the above entitlements may be referred to M/o Finance giving full justification for seeking deviation.
4. These instructions will be effective from the date of issue of this O.M.
5. This is issued with the approvalof Finance Minister.
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(Nirmala Dev)
Deputy Secretary (EG)
Authority: http://www.doe.gov.in/