New Delhi, Dec 17 (PTI) Delhi Mayor V.K. Saxena has approved the appointment of several officials of the Municipal Corporation of Delhi, officials said on Saturday.
They said that these appointments were made through open advertisement as per the “settled procedure” and by the selection committee on the basis of pre-qualification and interview weightage.
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The CM has approved the appointment of three additional deputy commissioners/joint assessors and collectors and 19 administrative officers/assistant assessors and collectors in the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD),” said a senior Raj Niwas official.
Since assuming the post of LG, Saxena has been working to improve the efficiency of the MCD and officials have been instructed to fill up the vacancies in the shortest possible time, he said.
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“These officers who have been deputed from other government services and departments like CSS, IRS, NDMC, CAG, CGST & CE, Income Tax Department etc. will greatly assist the understaffed Corporation in better performance of its administration and revenue generation, assessment and collection functions” said the official.
The first meeting of the City Council with 250 members is scheduled for January 6.
In the recent MCD polls, the Aam Aadmi Party won 134 constituencies, ending the BJP’s 15-year rule. BJP won 104 constituencies while Congress managed to win only nine constituencies.
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