Govt extends joining date of newly selected medical officers

Health & Medical Education department on Friday granted extension in the joining time to 254 medical officers as a onetime exception.

A government order stated that in view of inclement weather conditions prevailing in the state sanction is hereby accorded to the extension of joining time upto February 26, in respect of candidates (appointees) who have been appointed/posted as medical officers vide Government Order No.49-HME of 2019 dated 14-1-2019, failing which their appointments shall be deemed to have been cancelled ab-initio and candidates from the waiting list will be considered for appointment without any further notice.