J&K Govt scraps ongoing process of recruitment of POs, banking associates

JAMMU: Jammu and Kashmir Government on Thursday scrapped the recruitment process of 250 probationary officers and 1,200 banking associates in J&K Bank started in 2018 due to various ‘legal infirmities’ and announced fresh recruitment on fast track basis through IBPS.

“The ongoing process of recruitment for these posts (250 POs and 1,200 banking associates since 2018) by this (J&K) bank shall stand scrapped”, Principal Secretary Planning, Development and Monitoring, Rohit Kansal told reporters here tonight.

Kansal said that the issues had been ongoing since 2018 and noted that various “legal infirmities” had been pointed out in the ongoing process. (AGENCIES)