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Transfers in Police Dept.: Vipul Kumar is IGP Southern Range
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Transfers in Police Dept.: Vipul Kumar is IGP Southern Range

August 20, 2019

Mysuru: The State Government has issued orders transferring four IPS officers, 14 Dy.SPs and 27 Inspectors. Vipul Kumar, Director, Karnataka Police Academy, Mysuru, has been given the additional charge as IGP Southern Range. Meanwhile, Hassan SP Dr. A.N. Prakash Gowda has been transferred without posting. He has been replaced by Dr. Ram Nivas Sepat, who…

State Government to prepare fresh list of employees
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State Government to prepare fresh list of employees

May 13, 2019

Bengaluru:  A day after the Supreme Court  (SC) upheld the Karnataka Extension of Consequential Seniority to Government Servants promoted on the basis of Reservation (to the posts in the Civil Services of the State) Act-2018, the State Government on Saturday has decided to promote close to two lakh employees. In order to promote the employees,…

Government to appoint over 5,000 First Grade College lecturers
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Government to appoint over 5,000 First Grade College lecturers

May 7, 2019

Bengaluru: Bringing cheer to thousands of aspirants, the State Government has decided to appoint 5,100 First Grade College lecturers and 708 Principals. Taking note of the shortage of teaching faculty in Government First Grade Colleges, including the old ones, the State Government has embarked on appointment of lecturers, thus bringing relief to thousands of students….

Promotion for SC, ST employees: Govt. stays implementation of reservation
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Promotion for SC, ST employees: Govt. stays implementation of reservation

March 6, 2019

Bengaluru: The State Government on Tuesday put a brake on implementing a law that seeks to provide reservation in promotions to Schedule Caste (SC) and Schedule Tribe (ST) employees. Despite severe opposition from AHIMSA (Acronym for Alpasankyatara, Hindulida Mattu Saamanya) category employees, the JD(S)-Coalition Government issued an order on Feb.27, 2019 for implementing the law…

Government restores posts of demoted SC/ST staff
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Government restores posts of demoted SC/ST staff

February 28, 2019

Bengaluru: The State Government yesterday issued an order restoring the cadre and pay scale of thousands of SC/STs employees who were demoted following a February 2017 Supreme Court (SC) judgement that struck down reservation in promotions. The order issued by the Department of Personnel and Administrative Reforms (DPAR) stated that no fresh demotions will be…

6th to 10th std. text books to have QR code
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6th to 10th std. text books to have QR code

October 30, 2018

Bengaluru: In a first such initiative, the State Government will stamp QR code in text books of sixth to tenth standards. The QR code stamping will enable students, teachers and parents to download study topics from text books. This will help the students to have a better understanding of the subject. The QR coding will…

Additional wages of teachers to be merged with basic pay
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Additional wages of teachers to be merged with basic pay

October 22, 2018

Bengaluru: Bowing to the demand of teachers and lecturers, the State Government has passed an order merging their additional wages with the basic pay. The order states that the additional wages of teachers and lecturers, which came into effect from June 1, 2016, will be merged with their basic pay, coming into effect from Nov.1….

3rd Saturday likely to be holiday this month
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3rd Saturday likely to be holiday this month

October 8, 2018

Bengaluru: The State government is contemplating to declare third Saturday a holiday for its employees instead of the usual second Saturday this month. However, this arrangement will be only for the month of October. Holidays for Ayudha Puja and Vijayadashami are falling on Oct. 18 and 19 respectively and Oct. 21 is a Sunday. It…

State Government transfers over 140 Police Inspectors
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State Government transfers over 140 Police Inspectors

September 26, 2018

Bengaluru:  In a mass reshuffle in the Police Department, the State Government on Monday transferred 141 Police Inspectors across the State. As per the transfer order, D.P. Dhanraj, who was sewing at Nagamangala, has been posted as Saraswathipuram Police Inspector, while Railway Inspector A. Guruprasad as Hebbal Inspector, D. Yogesh as N.R. Traffic Police Inspector,…

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