DoPT order regarding Disabilities
New Delhi, Dated the 15th January,2010
Sub: Reservation for the Persons with Disabillties – Filling up of the backlog reserved vacancies through a Special Recruitment Drive.
The undersigned is directed to invite attention to this Department’s O.M. of even number dated 27.11.2009 whereby a Special Recruitment Drive has been launched to fill up the backlog reserved vacancies of persons with disability. Attention is also invited to this Department’s O.M. No. 36035/8/2003-Estt(Res) dated 26th April, 2006, which, inter alia, required preparation of reservation roster registers and earmarking of reservation for persons with disabilities in accordance with the instructions contained in this Department’s O.M. No. 36035/3/2004-Estt(Res) dated 29.12.2005 starting from the year 1996. The OM provided that if some or all the vacancies so earmarked had not been filled by reservation and were filled by able bodied persons either for the reason that points of reservation had not been earmarked properly at the appropriate time or persons with disabilities did not become available, such unutilized reservation might be treated as havlng been carried forward. There may be some vacancies which might have become available for persons with disabilities in terms of the OM dated 26.4.2006 It has been decided to fill up all such vacancies during the Special Recruitment Drive referred to above.
2. All the Ministries/Departments etc, are requested to scrupuiously implement the above decision.