Directorate has issued orders vide letter dated 14.1.2010 to take action for downgrading all EDSOs as BOs before 28.2.2010 after considering the recommendations given by the One-man committee chaired by Shri R.S. Nataraja Murti.
Present incumbents holding the post of GDS SPM wil be given protection in the TRCA scale of Rs 4575-85-7125 corresponding to 5 hrs/125 Points. The downgraded EDSO will function with the establishment of GDS SPM, GDS MD/MC depending on the justification for such a post.
It has also been ordered that if there is justification for upgradation into Departmental Sub Office, it can be upgraded by utilizing any surplus post of PA.