GOVERNMENT OF WEST BENGAL
FINANCE (AUDIT) DEPARTMENT
325, SARAT CHATTERJEE ROAD, NABANNA,
No. 5751-F[P]/FA/O/1S-8/44/12 Howrah, the 13th September, 2017
In terms of Notification No. 7600-F(P) dated 20-09-2013 read with Notification No. 7620-F(P) dated 20-09-2013 all Group-‘B’ and Group-‘C’ posts were delinked from the purview of Public Service Commission, West Bengal by way of amendment in the West Bengal Public Service Commission (Exemption from Consultation) Regulations, 2008 and it was also decided that direct recruitment to the posts and services belonging to the above two categories would be done by the West Bengal Staff Selection Commission in terms of sub-section (1) of section 6 of the West Bengal Staff Selection Commission Act, 2011.
NOW, consequent upon dissolution of the West Bengal Staff Selection Commission with effect from the 1st September, 2017 in terms of Notification No. 1125-PAR(Genl)/G8P-33/2014 dated 09-08-2017, the Governor is pleased to decide that selection of persons for direct recruitment to all Group-‘B’ and Group-‘C’ posts excepting those falling under the purview of West Bengal Health Recruitment Board, West Bengal Police Recruitment Board and Kolkata Police Recruitment Board shall be made by Public Service Commission, West Bengal.
This will be deemed to have taken effect from the 1st September, 2017.
Necessary amendments to the West Bengal Public Service Commission (Exemption from Consultation) Regulations, 2008 will be made in due course.
By Order of the Governor,
Sd/- H.K. Dwivedi
Principal Secretary to the
Government of West Bengal