‘Indianmandarins’ learns that currently Union Home Ministry has at least 06 JS rank posts to offer. Two posts of Jt Secretary; JS (UT) & JS (North East) have already fallen vacant vice Rakesh Singh (IAS:1989:KN) and Shambhu Singh (IAS:1986:MT) respectively. Another post of JS (Police-II) recently fell vacant when Shailesh (IAS:1985:AM) was in-situ elevated (post upgraded) as Additional Secretary, MHA.
Similarly, JS (IC) will fall vacant as Dr Keshav Kumar Pathak (IAS:1990:BH) will complete his tenure under central deputation on October 27, 2015 whereas Bhagwan Shankar (IAS:1988:SK), JS (Internal Security-II), is expected to be appointed as ED (North) FCI by the end of this month.
In addition to these five posts Jt Secretary (Police-I) is set to fall vacant as the extended tenure of M Gopal Reddy (IAS:1985:MP) will be over on December 07, 2015. Reportedly, Reddy will be empanelled as Additional Secretary by the time he would complete his extended tenure as JS (P-I).