J&K govt announces new probationer, fixation of tenure rules for fresh appointments.
In a major relief to government job aspirants, the Jammu and Kashmir Government today announced new probationer and fixation of tenure rules for fresh appointments under its Statutory Order 192.
As per new rules, no person shall be eligible for confirmation as a member of a service or class till he has been on probation in such service or class continuously or in aggregate for a period of two years. During the period of probation, the appointee under these rules shall be entitled to the minimum of pay level applicable to the post against which he is appointed.
The appointee under these rules shall be entitled to annual increment, Dearness Allowance, House Rent Allowance and City Compensatory Allowance or any other allowance sanctioned by the Government after successful completion of the probation period: On Suspension/Discharge during probation, the notification said that at any time before the expiry of the period of probation, the appointing authority may suspend the probation of a probationer and discharge him from the service for want of vacancy; and at his discretion, terminate the probation of a probationer and discharge him from service. The notification further said that there would be fixed tenure of five years on initial appointment.