In pursuance of Rule 8(2) Schedule ID of DRDS Rules 1979 as amended a Peer Committee for assessment of Scientists G to Scientists H (OS) in the year 2013 was constituted and assessed the suitability of Scientists G for the grade of Scientists H (OS). Subsequently several Scientists G were promoted to the rank of Scientist H (OS). However declaration of results for promotions from Scientist G to Scientists H (OS) was surprisingly delayed and announced in month of October, 2013 instead of July 2013.
In reference to the above kindly provide the following information under RTI Act 2005.
- Copy of the letter by which competent authority constituted Peer Committee.
- The details of Chairman and Members of the Peer Committee.
- The dates on which Peer Committee meetings were held for assessing the suitability of Scientists G for promotion to Scientists H(Outstanding Scientist).
- The date on which results has been declared.
- The date from which the promotions of Scientist H (Outstanding Scientist) in the year 2013 became effective.
- The date on which results for promotion from Scientists G to Scientists H (OS) were declared and became effective in the year 2012.
- The reasons for delay in declaration of results.
- These promotions were conducted under which promotion scheme of Government of India. (Flexible Complementing Scheme (FCS) or Merit Promotion Scheme (MPS).
- Copy of the minutes of Peer Committee duly approved by Defence Minister.
10. Whether any representation was submitted by any assessed Scientist G to Defence Minister regarding his/her promotion before the declaration of results. (Yes/No)
11. If answer to point (9) is yes then provide copy of the letter/representation.
12. Whether any review Peer Committee meeting was held again in the year 2013 for reviewing the recommendations/Minutes of previous Peer Committee Meeting held earlier in 2013 for promotion of Scientists G to Scientists H (Outstanding Scientists) for the year 2013. (Yes/No)
13. If answer to point (12) is yes then provide the copy of Minutes of review Peer Committee Meeting for promotion of Scientists G to Scientists H (Outstanding Scientists) for the year 2013.
14. Provide the final list of Scientists who were promoted to Scientist H (OS) in the year 2013.
- Please refer CIC decision in File No. CIC/LS/A/2012/002612 dated 22.3.2013 (Dr. Neelam Bhalla Vs. DRDO)-
- Information asked is on Establishment Matter and not exempted u/s 24 of RTI Act as per various decisions of CIC
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