Bhubaneswar, Feb 7: Only Group D job will be provided to a dependant family member of an Odisha government servant who has died while in service under the compassionate appointment scheme.
The proposal to this effect was approved by the state cabinet which met today under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik.
Earlier, it was applicable for both Group C and Group D post. Today the Cabinet approved the amendments to Odisha Civil Services Rules for appointment only in Group D post.
The Cabinet approved a total of nine proposals including two drinking water projects – one estimated at Rs 344 crore and another at Rs 340 crore.