Stories Tagged 'Civil servants'
Staff crunch at the local governments is unlikely to be resolved soon as majority of civil servants working at the central level gave cold response to the government’s call for joining the service outside Kathmandu.
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Federal Restructuring Administrative Committee has proposed a policy whereby civil servants could seek transfer between federal and provincial agencies by securing recommendation of Public Service Commission (PSC).
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Power to the party

May 28 2018

It is widely known that the politicisation of the civil service has been a major reason for its underperformance, especially since the democratic transition of 1990. There are trade unions affiliated to all major parties in the bureaucracy, and this has led to factionalism and service delivery. The current government has now come up with a draft bill to address this problem. The bill proposes abolishing unions affiliated to parties and creating in its place a single union, which is supposed to be apolitical in nature, to represent all civil servants.
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The government on Monday sought applications from the civil servants willing to work at the local levels within May 1 in order to fill vacancies there.As per the Interim Organisation Structure approved by the Cabinet on March 28, the local levels need an additional 16,080 staff. But the local units have been facing difficulties to run the day-to-day administrative works due to the lack of adequate staff.
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The Ministry of Federal Affairs and General Administration (MoFAGA) has sent a request to the Finance Ministry for additional Rs 80 million to grant scholarships to children of civil staff.
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Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has insisted civil servants should report for work at the places where the government has assigned them.
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