CBIC introduced weightage system
18, May 2019
Prelims level : Mains level :
- Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) introduced a weighting system for appointments under compassionate grounds.
- It will be based on nine criteria like family income, dependents, remaining service period of the deceased, etc.
- The main objective is to ensure objectivity, transparency, and uniformity in the selection process for appointments on the compassionate ground.