Applications are invited from eligible and wiling candidates to fill up the fifteen existing vacancies of Presiding Officer (P.O.) in various DRTs at (i) DRT-1 Chandigarh (ii) DRT-2 Chandigarh (ii) DRT-3 Chandigarh (iv) DRT-1 Chennai (v) DRT Cuttack (vi) DRT Dehradun (vii) DRT-1 Delhi (vii) DRT-2 Delhi (ix) DRT-3 Delhi (x) DRT-2 Ernakulam (xi) DRT Jabalpur (xii) DRT-1 Kolkata (xi) DRT Nagpur (xiv) DRT Patna and (xv) DRT Pune and also to prepare a panel of candidates for filling up anticipated and unforeseen vacancies in any of the other Debts Recovery Tribunals (DRTs) in the country which may arise up to 31.03.2022, in terms of The Tribunal, Appellate Tribunal and Other Authorities (Qualifications, Experience and Other Conditions of Service of Members) Rules, 2020 dated 12.02.2020, The Tribunal, Appellate Tribunal and Other Authorities (Qualifications, Experience and Other Conditions of Service of Members) (Amendment) Rules, 2021 dated 30.06.2021 and The Tribunals Reforms (Rationalisation and Conditions of Service) Ordinance 2021 dated 04.04.2021, read together.
Candidates who had applied for the post of PO against the vacancy circular No. 7/3/2020-DRT dated 23.06.2020 (process since cancelled) need to submit a fresh application for the post of PO, if they are willing and eligible as per the present qualifications, as mentioned below:
“A person shall not be qualified for appointment as Presiding Officer of the Debts Recovery Tribunal, unless he, is, or has been, a District Judge.” For details, candidates may visit the website: finmin.nic.in or at
URL: https:/financialservices.gov.in/ncapp/Vacancycirculars index.aspx. The last date for receipt of application is 24th August,2021.