Peer Review Committee for Considering the cases for extension of service of Scientists beyond the age of superannuation.
Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions
Department of Personnel and Training
North Block, New Delhi-110 001
Dated 26September, 2014
Subject : Re-Constitution of Departmental Peer Review Committee for Considering the cases for extension of service of Scientists beyond the age of superannuation.
The Prime Minister has approved the constitution of the Standing Peer Review Committee in respect of Department of Defence Research & Development with the following composition for considering the cases for extension of service of Scientists beyond the age of superannuation under FR 56(d):
Secretary, Department of Defence Research &Development – Chairman
Secretary, Ministry of Earth Sciences – Member
Prof R.K.Shevgaonkar, Director, IIT, Delhi (Vice Prof. P.B.Sharma) – Member
Chairman, Recruitment & Assessment Centre (DRDO) – Member
Secretary, DoPT or his representative not below the rank of
Additional Secretary – Member
The tenure of the Committee will be two years.
The Committee will hold biennial meetings, three to four months in advance to consider the proposals for extension of service coming up in the six months block i.e., April- September and October-March so that the ACC gets sufficient time to consider the proposals. The recommendation of the Peer Committee for extension of service beyond 60 years and up-to 62 years may be submitted to EO Division of DOP&T for obtaining approval of ACC.
The Committee will also consider the cases of extension of service beyond 62 years and up-to 64 years and the recommendation of the Committee may be submitted to the Establishment Division for placirig the same for consideration by the Screening Committee headed by the Cabinet Secretary before obtaining the approval of the ACC.