Karnataka: 33% quota for women in outsourced government jobs

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Karnataka: 33% quota for women in outsourced government jobs

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Karnataka: 33% quota for women in outsourced government jobs (Picture: The Economic Times)

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In a significant move, the Karnataka government has reserved 33 per cent for outsourced women employees in all the departments. As per the circular, the state government recruits data entry operators, housekeeping staff and other group D employees, drivers through outsourcing.

In a significant move, the Karnataka government has reserved 33 per cent for outsourced women employees in all the departments. 

Chief Secretary P Ravikumar issued a circular in this regard on Friday. At present, out of 7.2 lakh sanctioned posts in Karnataka with 4.6 lakh employees, there are 1.5 lakh outsourced staff. So now, at 50,000 posts will be reserved for women employees. 

Click here to read the full article published by The Economic Times on 21 May 2022.

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