Implementation of recommendations of One-Man Committee on issue of Identity cards to the Gramin Dak Sevaks (GDS)
Government of India, Ministry of Communications, Department of Posts,(GDS Section) issued Office Memorandum vide No. 17-31/2016-GDS dated: 30 October, 2018 regarding Implementation of recommendations of One-Man Committee on issue of Identity cards to the Gramin Dak Sevaks (GDS) and details as follows.
1.The DoP is directed to refer to this Directorate’s O.M of even number dated 17th October, 2018, wherein instruction on issue of identity cards to the GDS and format of identity cards were circulated.
2. In this context, it is informed that, the official dimension and revised format ID-1 for issuing of identity cards to the GDS is attached herewith. The following instructions may also be read with the other instruction of aforesaid O.M. dated 17.10.2018:-
(i) Identity cards will be valid for five years or till the date of discharge of GDS whichever is earlier.
(ii) Fresh identity cards should be issued after every five years.
3. It is requested to circulate the above instruction to all issuing authority and ensure that the instructions are strictly followed.
4. This issues with the approval of competent authority.