PM to address newly recruited IAS officers today

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 04 Jul 2018 09:25:38



AS MANY as 176 newly appointed IAS officers will get an opportunity to interact with Prime Minister Narendra Modi here tomorrow, as part of the NDA Government’s policy to allow them familiarise with the functioning of the Central Government.

These officers of Indian Administrative Service (IAS) of 2016 batch have been posted as Assistant Secretaries in different Central Government departments as their first posting.

The posting is part of a unique initiative started by the Central Government to groom bureaucrats at the Centre before they move out to their respective State cadres. All IAS officers are allotted cadres - which could either be a state or group of states. The officers are supposed to start their career in their respective cadre States.