Panaji: Following Staff Selection Commission (SSC), the State cabinet today resolved to discontinue the Inter-Departmental Committee of Officers (IDCO) and High Level Empowered Committee (HLEC), the special mechanism put in place to deal with the recruitments in the government departments.
Cabinet chaired by Chief Minister Pramod Sawant resolved to discontinue both the committees and to restore the process of creation/abolition of posts through Administrative Reforms Department, Finance Department and Department of Personnel
The proposal for revival of the lapsed posts of all the Departments whose assessment of strength is complete are to be referred to Department of Personnel and thereafter to Finance Department for concurrence.
The proposal for new contract appointments are to be dealt by the Department of Personnel and thereafter by Finance Department for concurrence.
The proposals for outsourcing of activities such as house- keeping, Security etc. are to be dealt by the Department of Personnel and thereafter by Finance Department for concurrence.
The proposals for purchase or outsourcing of vehicles are to be dealt by the Finance Department.