Ministry of Personnel Public Grievances & Pensions
Department of Personnel & Training
Lok Nayak Bhavan,
New Delhi-110 003
Sub:- Lateral entry of Stenographers belonging to CSSS in the Grades of Section Officer & Under Secretary of CSS.
The Government had set up a ‘Group of Officers’ on Cadre Structure of Central Secretariat Stenographers Service (CSSS), in October, 2003. The Group submitted its report in February, 2004. The Report of the ‘Group’ has been considered by the Government and inter-alia the following decisions have been taken;
(i) To discontinue the lateral entry of CSSS officers into Central Secretariat Service (CSS) at the level of Under Secretary of CSS.
(ii) To allow only those Stenographer Grade ‘C’ who are graduates to participate in the Limited Departmental Competitive Examination for the Section Officer’s Grade of CSS.
2. Necessary notification relating to amendment to the CSS Rules will be issued separately.
(DEVKI NANDAN GUPTA)
Deputy Secretary to the
Ministry/Department of ……….