Wednesday, September 20, 2017
INCREASE IN POSTS OF SUB MAJs, SUBs, NAIB SUBs AND HAVALDARS AS GOVT APPROVES 3RD CADRE REVIEWFOR JCOs/ORs
SOME GOOD NEWS AT LAST for JCOs/ORs as the number of posts are increased, facilitating promotion prospects, to be implemented in the next 5 year period.
The numbers of posts increased now are :-
Rank Existing Addl sanction (next 5 yrs)
Sub Maj 5,500 479
Sub 44,546 7,769
Naib Sub 41,014 13,466
Havaldars 2,10,656 58,498
Naiks 2,03,259 64,930
The 3rd Cadre Review for ORs/JCOs which was due in 2011, has been now (2017) approved by the Govt. The 1st such Review was done in 1979 and the 2nd one was made in 1984.
(Source-Via gp e-mail from YR Raghavan, Vet)