632 doctors working in various positions across the national capital were today promoted by the Delhi government. The AAP dispensation issued the promotion orders of these doctors, saying the final orders have been issued following the approval of the competent authority.
The Delhi government has promoted 265 Medical Officers to Senior Medical Officers as these promotions were pending since December 23, 2013.
Delhi Health Minister Satyendra Jain issued orders for their promotion to Senior Medical Officers with effect from December 23, 2013.
Similarly 185 Non-teaching Specialist grade-III Doctors under the Delhi Health Service (DHS Cadre) have been promoted to Non-teaching specialist grade -II with effect from December 23, 2011.
As many as 182 Non-teaching Specialist grade-II Doctors have been promoted to Non-teaching Specialist grade-I with effect from December 23, 2015.
These promotions were due since December 23, 2011 and December 23, 2015 respectively.
Mr Jain has directed the Health Department to speedily process all other pending proposals for promotion, particularly of doctors working with the Delhi government.