Srinagar, Aug 11: Lt Governor Manoj Sinha approved the proposal to do away with the need to conduct interviews and oral tests in various level-6 posts of the General Administration Department.
The decision is aimed at efficiency, transparency and timely conclusion of the recruitment process,
Recruitment to these Level-6 posts will now be done on the basis of written examination only. The decision will ensure that the selection is fair and merit based, and it paves the way for the advertisement of over 1000 posts, including 855 posts of Junior Engineer (Civil), which will be filled on a fast-track basis through Jammu. and Kashmir Service Selection Board.
In addition, the Lt Governor has also directed to identify posts of similar nature, which may be considered for exclusion from the requirement of oral test/interview, for which the process has also been initiated by the General Administration Department.