Recruitment of Non-gazetted Staff including MTS in the Deptt. of Posts & Telecommunications अराजपत्रित कर्मचारियों की भर्ती
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF COMMUNICATIONS
DEPARTMENT OF POSTS
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO. 334
TO BE ANSWERED ON 4TH FEBRUARY, 2021
RECRUITMENT OF NON-GAZETTED STAFF
334 # Shri Sanjay Seth:
Will the Minister of Communications be pleased to state:
(a) the number of services in the Department of Posts and Telecommunications that have been shut down or started recently;
(b) whether Government would take steps to recruit local residents for non-gazetted posts and MTS in the Department of Posts and Telecommunications in the country;
(c) if so, the details thereof; and
(d) if not, the reasons therefor?
MINISTER OF STATE FOR COMMUNICATIONS, EDUCATION AND
ELECTRONICS & INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
(SHRI SANJAY DHOTRE)
(a) Cadre review of Posts & Telegraphs Building Works Service (P&T BWS), Group ‘A’ was approved by the Government and same has been conveyed vide Department of Telecommunications O.M. dated 14.11.19. P&T BWS (Group ‘A’) has been declared as a dying cadre in the Cadre Review to be phased out in such a manner that there is no adverse impact on the incumbents in the cadre has been discontinued. Postal Printing Press, Bhubaneswar was shut down vide Department of Posts letter no. 5-1/2018-PF dated 22, July 2019.
(b) to (d) Recruitment and recruitment rules for the posts (including for MTS and other non-gazetted posts) are based on the overall recruitment policies framed by Department of Personnel & Training (DoPT) which is the nodal Department for making recruitment policies for the Government of India.
Further, knowledge of notified local language of the concerned Postal Circle is one of the qualifications in Department of Posts (Multi Tasking Staff) Recruitment Rules, 2018, Department of Posts Postman and Mail Guard (Group ‘C’ post) Recruitment Rules, 2018.