G.O. issued selling 12 juniors whereas seniors had been sidelined, says sources
There is deep discontent among a number of officials within the Telangana Prohibition and Excise division over lengthy delays in promotions. While the officials have been eagerly ready for it from the previous a number of years, a current growth has agitated them — a Government Order selling solely 12 individuals.
Sources mentioned that the 12 individuals had been juniors of their respective cadre and others who’re senior to them have been sidelined.
According to the GO quantity 184 issued on May 6, 2021, seven individuals had been promoted to the Superintendent posts, 4 to Assistant Commissioner, and one to Deputy Commissioner put up.
“Besides being unfair as seniority is not considered, this development can have huge impact in the future. The juniors who were promoted will become seniors. There is a chance they will have an advantage in the future promotions,” sources within the division mentioned.
Currently, there are vacant posts for 2 Additional Commissioners, two Joint Commissioners, 11 Deputy Commissioners, 14 Assistant Commissioners, and round 8 Superintendents within the division.
“While there are people who are seniors eligible for these posts, they were not promoted. This can be easily figured out by going through the list of the people eligible for promotions according to seniority. Why were only a few selected for promotions?” sources questioned. They have additionally identified that they’re dropping out on lengthy awaited financial increments.