Punjab

Punjab Govt. issues fresh advertisement for post of member PSERC

Punjab News Express/Vinod Gupta
CHANDIGARH: Punjab Government has issued advertisement today for post of Member Punjab State Electricity Regulatory Commission (PSERC) .This is the third time that advertisement for this post has been issued and now eligible candidates can apply up to May 23.

The first advertisement was issued in November 2014 before the retirement of Virender Singh Member PSERC . The post became vacant on December 5 2014.Three member committee constituted to select the member held its meeting in January 2016 after two postponements and shortlisted two names. The case was put up to Dy. Chief Minister in January 2016 but he rejected it saying the panel had become old.

The second advertisement was issued in March 2016 and the selection committee in its meeting held in August 2016 could not finalise any name and then election code was applicable as such Governmentt failed to select member.

Now with change of government the a fresh advertisement for the selection of member has been issued. Earlier the government has also issued advertisements for Director (Distribution) and Director (Commercial) of PSPCL. The advertisements for other posts of CMD and Directors may follow shortly.

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