Monday, 27 August 2012
Benefit of reservation to persons with disability who acquire disability after entering into Govt. service..
F.No.36035/3/2009-Estt.(Res.) GOVERNMENT OF INDIA Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions Department of Personnel & Training North Block New Delhi, dated 10th June, 2009 OFFICE MEMORANDUM Sub: Benefit of reservation to persons with disability who acquire disability after entering into Govt. service.. The undersigned is directed to say that various Ministries/Departments have been seeking clarification whether a person who acquires disability after entering into Government service shall get the benefit of reservation in services as provided in this Department's. 2. It is hereby clarified that the OM dated 29.12.2005 does not make any distinction between persons acquiring disability before or after entering into service. An employee who acquires disability after entering into service will be entitled to get the benefit of reservation as a person with disability as provided in the instructions contained in the above referred OM from the date he produces a valid certificate of disability. 3. All Ministries/Departments etc. are requested to bring it to the notice of all establishments under their control.