1. In terms of instructions contained in Board’s letter of even number dated 03.05.2007 (RBE No. 70/2007), the Group ‘B’ post of Assistant Nursing Officer in the pay scale of Rs. 7500-12000 was to be filled through the normal process of selection comprising written test and viva voce (including assessment of record of service) from amongst Chief Matrons in the Scale of Rs. 7450-11500 with 2 years service in the grade,failing which, Chief Matrons with 3 years combined service in the scale of Rs. 7450-11500 and Rs. 6500-10500.
2. Consequent upon implementation of the pay scales recommended by the VI Pay Commission, the matter regarding eligibility conditions for promotion to Group ‘B’ post of Assistant Nursing Officer has been considered by the Board and it has been decided that Chief Matrons in Pay Band PB-3 (Rs. 15600-39100) with Grade Pay of Rs. 5400/- will be eligible to appear for Group ‘B’ Selections for the post of Assistant Nursing Officer, provided they have rendered not less than 2 years of non-fortuitous service in the grade.
3. The above instructions will be effective from the date of issue of this letter. However, selections which have already been finalized need not be disturbed.