Government of West Bengal
No. 707-F(P), Dated: 24.01.2012.
In pursuance of the recent judgement of the Hon’ble Supreme Court in the case of State of Tamil Nadu-vs-T.V. Venugopalan and in some other similar cases, the Governor has now been pleased to decide that prayer for change in date of birth in respect of the Govt. Employees, will not be entertained, if the said prayer is not made in within the period of five years from the date of joining in the Government Service.
This principle will also be applicable to the employees of Government Undertakings, Statutory Bodies, Autonomous Bodies, P.R. Bodies etc. MUTATIS MUTANDIS.
Sd/- A.K. Das
Joint Secy. to the Govt. of West Bengal