48 RAS promoted into IAS cadre in Rajasthan
In compliance to the Union Government's notification, the Rajasthan Government last night ordered promotion of 48 officers of the state administrative service (RAS)into Indian Administrative Service(IAS).
The promotion of these officers were pending for past several years as no promotions were made into IAS cadre since 1997.
While Mr R K Jain who was promoted in IAS in 1999 against selection list of 1994-95, was confirmed in the grade last night, 47 other officers are promoted who got selected between 1997 and 2011.
Mr Jain and two officers retired yesterday evening itself.
Likewise, 73 officers of state tehsildar service(RTS), have also been promoted into RAS cadre.
21 IAS officers and 29 IPS officers have been given higher grades.