DG-1A

The Section deals with grant of Commission in Armed Forces Medical Services and Army Medical Corps (Non-Technical) Powers and duties of officers and employees of the organization


(a) Grant of Short Service Commission and Permanent Commission in the Armed Forces Medical Services.
(b) Grant of Short Service Commission and Permanent Commission in Army Medical Corps (Non-Technical)


Procedures/Activities

• Grant of Short Service Commission & Permanent Commission to the AFMC graduates & PG students of service hospitals.
• Grant of Short Service Commission to the civilian doctors on the basis of interview.
• Grant of Departmental Permanent Commission to the Short Service Commissioned Officers in Armed Forces Medical Services by conduct of Selection Boards twice in a year.
• Grant of Permanent Commission to the Short Service Commissioned officers of Army Medical Corps (Non-Technical) by conduct of Selection Board annually.
• Grant of Short Service Commission to JCOs/OR in Army Medical Corps (Non- Technical) on the basis of recommendation of Service Selection Board (SSB).


Supervision. Addl DGAFMS (HR)/ DG (Org &Pers)/DGAFMS


Accountability. Section officers and Dy DGAFMS(HR)


List of Rules, regulation instructions manual and records. The grant of Short Service Commission and Permanent Commission are in accordance with the following Army Instructions: -


AIs For


AI 75/78 - Short Service Commission in AFMS
AI 74/76 - Permanent Commission in AFMS
AI 40/73 - Short Service Commission in AMC (NT)
AI 10/2001- Permanent Commission in AMC (NT)

Statement of category of documents held. The files containing the Selection Boards for grant of Short Service Commission and Permanent Commission.


Boards. Conduct of selections as per the provisions mentioned in AI/ Govt letters.

Facilities available to citizens for obtaining information, including working hours of library or reading room meant for public.

For Grant of Short Service Commission in the Armed Forces Medical Services the advertisements are published from time to time in the leading national Newspapers and Employment News.

For grant of Departmental Permanent
Commission in Armed Forces Medical Services, the circulars are issued through official channels.

For grant of Short Service Commission/ Permanent Commission in AMC (NT), the circulars are issued through official channels