Make all arrangements on assets filing by January: PM to secretaries

Agencies    31-Dec-2014

New Delhi, December 31: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has asked the authorities concerned to take preparatory steps by January next year to ensure timely compliance for filing assets details of Public servants.

The deadline for filing of assets details is April-end. The Department of Personnel and Training has written a letter to all chief secretaries of states and secretaries of central government ministries and departments and informed the Prime Minister's directive.

The DoPT has notified a new form for the employees to declare details of their assets and liabilities, along with that of their spouse and dependent children, which is mandatory under the Lokpal Act.