112 PCS officers promoted in IAS cadre in Uttar Pradesh: 68 PPS promoted to IPS
To meet the shortage of senior officers in Uttar Pradesh, the Centre has approved promotion of 112 senior Provincial Civil Services(PCS) officers to the Indian Administrative Services(IAS) cadre .
The notification by the department of personnel at the Centre was issued yesterday.
According to the orders,these 112 officers would be placed in the IAS cadre with immediate effect but their posting would be changed later on.
There were 145 vacancies of IAS in the state and now 112 have been filled. The remaining posts would be filled by the officers later on.
Meanwhile 68 senior Provencial Police Services(PPS) officers were also promoted to the Indian Police Services(IPS).