Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, P.G. and Pensions
Department of Personnel & Training
Dated 29th September, 2017
Ministries/Departments of Government of India
Subject: Appointment of officers working in the Ministries/Departments under CSS/ Non-CSS
posts to National Institution for Transforming India(NITI), Aayog under Central Staffing Scheme on lateral shift basis.
It is proposed to fill up Two (2) vacancies of Deputy
Secretary/Director level posts in the National Institution for Transforming India (NITI) Aayog under Central Staffing Scheme on lateral shift basis.
2. The officers who are working at QS/Director level
in different Ministries/Departments under the Central Staffing Scheme/Non Central Staffing Scheme will be eligible to apply for these posts. If the officer is selected for the post, it will be treated as; a ‘lateral shift’, which would entail additional tenure of three years as
per the special dispensation allowed for appointment in NITI Aayog that permits total deputation tenure up to 8 years on shift to NITI Secretariat or vice versa. The +3 option would be available only to those officers who are already working on a CSS/Non-CSS post. The additional tenure is subject to completion of two years on the present stint on the CSS/Non-CSS post and availability of cadre clearance. In the absence of cadre clearance (for +3 tenure), the tenure will be restricted to the balance period of four/five years central deputation
3. The post may be circulated amongst the officers working at Deputy Secretary/Director or equivalent level under the Central Staffing Scheme/Non Central Staffing Scheme in the Government of India on priority basis. Names of the willing and eligible officers who
can be spared by the Ministries/Departments may be forwarded to this Department along with the approval of the Minister-in-Charge, cadre clearance (for +3 tenure), vigilance clearance, detailed bio-data in the
enclosed proforma and attested copies of ACR(s) for the period for which they have worked under CSS/Non-CSS.
4. It is requested that the application(s) of the eligible officer(s) may please be forwarded so as to reach this Department within 3 weeks from the date of issue of