Introduction

The Services Selection Board has been constituted in exercise of powers conferred by Provision of Section 124 of the Constitution of Jammu and Kashmir. Pursuant to  Section 15 of J&K Civil Services Decentralisation and Recruitment Act 2010, the Rules have been made/notified under SRO 375 of 2010 dated 21-10-2010.  The Chairman, Members and Secretary of the Board are deputed/nominated by the government from amongst the in-service IAS/KAS Officers or the persons of high repute in the field of education as per rules, the selection/ recruitment to the following Non-Gazetted categories of posts falls within ambit of Services Selection Board:-

 

“District Cadre” means the cadre of a department in a district comprising all the posts whether executive, ministerial, technical or manipulative the basic pay of which does not exceed the basic pay for the post of Senior Assistant but does not include the posts falling under the Divisional or State Cadre ;

“Divisional Cadre” means the cadre of a department in a Division comprising the following posts :-

(i) All non-gazetted posts the basic pay of which exceeds the basic pay for the post of Senior Assistant but does not exceed the basic pay for the post-of Sectional Officer and does not include the posts falling under the State Cadre ;

(ii) Such gazetted posts or services as the Government may from time to time notify in this behalf;

“Government” means the Government of the State of Jammu and Kashmir;

“State Cadre” means-

(i) The sanctioned strength of all gazetted and non-gazetted posts borne, on the establishment of the headquarter offices of all the departments having jurisdiction over the whole State, No. 6-11 The J&K Govt. Gazette, 10th May, 2010120th Vai., 1932. 3 but does not include the posts borne on the Divisional and District Cadre ; and

(ii) All the gazetted posts borne on the establishment of any department or service of the State except such gazetted posts as may be notified by the Government under sub-clause (ii) of clause (c) ;