Compassionate Appointments to Dependents of Govt Employees || Memo.60681 Dt 12-8-2003

Compassionate Appointments to Dependents of Government Employees. The Objective of the scheme of Compassionate Appointments for the Dependents of AP Government Employees  is a social security measure to help the deceased Government Employees. The Scheme of Compassionate Appointments to the deceased Government Employee is in force as per the orders issued in G.O.687 GAD Dated 3-10-1977. Government has released The Circular Memo. No.60681/Ser.A/2003-1 Dated 12-8-2003 on Compassionate Appointments by consolidating all existing instructions upto 2003.
The Scheme of Compassionate Appointment to the Dependents of Govt Employees who died in Harness and who are found missing and where abouts not Known.
Compassionate Appointments

Compassionate Appointments to Dependents of Govt Employees

Under the Compassionate Appointments scheme, the following are eligible for appointment to a job in Government Service.
  1. (i) One of the dependent family members of the deceased government employee who die in harness, there being no other earning member in the family.
  2. (ii) One of the dependents of the Government employee, who has disappeared and whose whereabouts are not known for more than 7 (seven) years, subject to the following conditions:
  3.  (ii)(a) A request for grant of the benefit of compassionate appointments can be considered only after a lapse of 7 (seven) years from the date from which the Government servant has been missing, provided that:
    (i) An FIR (First Information Report) to this effect has been lodged with the police:
    (ii) The police report shall certify that the missing Government employee is not traceable: and
    (iii) the competent authority feels that the case is genuine:
  4. (ii)(b) This benefit shall not be applicable to the case of a Government servant:-
    (i) Who had less than 7 (seven) years to retire on the date from which the FIR is filed: and/ or
    (ii) who is suspected to have committed framed or suspected to have joined any terrorist/extremist organisation or suspected to have gone abroad.
  5. (ii)(c) While considering the request for compassionate appointment the result of the police investigation shall also be taken into account:
  6. (ii)(d) Applications for compassionate appointment from the dependents of such missing Government employees shall be entertained within a period of one year from the date of completion of 7 (Seven) years from the date of filing FIR with police. etc..

Eligible Dependents for Compassionate Appointment

Dependent family member eligible for Compassionate Appointment
  1. (a) Spouse (b) Son/Daughter of regular Govt. employees.
  2. (b) i) In the family of the deceased government employee, if the son who is employed is separated from the family and if the family is without an earning member, the spouse/son/daughter out of the remaining family may be considered for compassionate appointment.
  3. (b)  ii) The adopted son or daughter of the deceased Government servant may be considered for appointment, if the adoption had taken place legally, atleast five years prior to the date of demise of the Government Servant.
  4. When there is only a married daughter to the deceased Government employee without older or younger brothers or sisters and the spouse of the deceased Government employee is not willing to avail the compassionate appointment, such married daughter maybe considered for compassionate appointment, provided she is dependent on the deceased Government employee.
  5. Where the unmarried daughter of the deceased employee who is otherwise eligible on the date of the death of the deceased government employee and she is also eligible as an unmarried daughter the day she has applied for compassionate appointment but subsequently gets married before she could be appointed due to administrative delays in issuing the appointment orders, such married daughter of the deceased Government employee is eligible for compassionate appointment provided she applied for the post within the prescribed time limit before her marriage and subject to satisfying other conditions and instructions issued on the scheme from time to time.
  6. Where the deceased employee does not have any male child but leaves behind him a married daughter and an unmarried minor daughter, the choice of selecting one of them for appointment under the social security scheme shall be left to the mother.
Posts to which Appointments can be made
Appointment under the scheme can be made to the post of `Junior Assistant or for any other Category or posts whose pay is equal or less than that of `Junior Assistant..... 

The Maximum Age Limit is 33 Years for open category and 5 Years relaxation is given to BC/SC/ST candidates...
The Qualifications are as prescribed in the Rules for the Post for which compassionate appointment is going to be made.
A minimum period of 3 years to acquire Intermediate Qualification and 5 Years for acquisition of Degree Qualification be allowed for the candidates appointed to Jr. Assts. A further period of 2 years will be allowed to acquire the academic/technical qualification 

Important Recent Orders on Compassionate Appontments
Memo.60681/Ser.A/2003-1 Dated 12-8-2003--Scheme of Compassionate Appointements -Click here.
Compassionate Appointments Details in Telugu--Click Here
Memo.17414/Ser.A/2007 Dated: 07-12-2007 Instructions on Implementation of Presidential Order on Compassionate Appointments-Click Here
All Reference Orders Issued on Compassionate Appointments
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  3. GO.110 Dated 22February 1984 Click Here
  4. GO.151 Dated 22-6-2004. -Click Here
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  11. GO.251 Dated 28-8-2004. Click Here
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  15. GO.349 Dated 12th June 1986- Click Here
  16. GO.350 Dated 30-7-1999-Click Here
  17. GO.378 Dated 24-8-1999. Click Here
  18. GO.400 Dated 12-9-1996. Click Here
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  1. Dear Sir,

    Pl find the below given details is their any chance to get this below given GOS from your end

    Rent Collection Unit as per G.O.Ms.No. 292, General Administration (Election D) Department dated 24-04-1974.

    As per G.O.Ms.No. 277, General Administration (Accommodation B)
    Department, dated 03-07-1997.

  2. dear sir ,
    my name is N.uday kumar my mother got expired while in service she used to work in medical and health department in karimnagar dist, i have applied for the compassonate appointment .my father is a retired employee and my application is being cancelled by stating that pensoner is counted as earning member sir iam married and living seperately is there any chance of appeling for the job

    1. 100 percent you can apply immediately

  3. sir, can you please provide Govt. memop no58226/Ser.A of 01.05.2001 on compassionate appointments.

    1. Sir I am looking for this Govt.memo, where could I get it?

    2. Sir I am looking for this Govt.memo, where could I get it?

  4. Plz furnish the GO (individual GO who appointed) in which appointment of Elder brother of deceased employee and there is no earnish person in the family

  5. sir I K.Vijayarekha, my father was expired April 2016 in-service only he has still 3 years for retirement He doesn't have sons but two daughters he has that is me and my younger sister we both are married, my sister's husband is a Govt. employee. Me and my husband both are Unemployed. My mother is not willing to do job because she is UN healthy age 46 years.

    So, My problem is does this job will gets to a married daughter myself that to no objection of family members. please kindly clarify my problem and give me some information about married daughter Go's also

    1. Dear Vijay rekha,

      Pl Visit Udyogakranthi office Hyderabad located in ABIDS (Near Medwin Hospital)
      ask Compassionate Appointment GO Book which cost around Rs.100-00 if found your answer further pl check the below link

  6. Self affidavit format want sir to submit collector's office for compassionate appointment

  7. sir I am Aravind kumar.My father who works as a government teacher expired on April 2016.His service is 5 more years am I eligible to get compassionate appointment. If Iam eligible,Now I am pursuing B.Tech 3rd year.Will I get junior assistant post based on my intermediate qualification or I want to wait till my B.Tech is completed

    1. mail me i will help u

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  9. Hello sir I'm the resident of Hyderabad, Telangana. My parents are both senior Telangana state employees in Health department here itself in Hyderabad. Recently my Mother got diseased by Cancer metastasis and has passed away with unfortunate death on January 10,2017. For my parents we are three dependents who are unmarried till now and being continuing our studies. Now can I(son) get my Mother's job by applying under Compassionate grounds appointment .My mother was been served for nearly upto 30years and She is still having existance 8 years of service. Can I get the job So that i can look after my family.Because we need back support now after my mothers death. My father is also a state government employee my mom died by Cancer metastasis. Hope I can get a quick response from your side thank you.

    1. As your father is also a Government Employee.. there is no provision for your family to seek Appointment on Compassionate grounds

    2. Mr Sharma reply is correct.

    3. The main theme of compassionate appointment is to give relief from financial crises to the family members, only when there is no earning member in family.... Here ur father is an earning member... So the question of compassionate appointment does not arise

  10. Hi sir
    My name is father passed in service...he worked as a teacher....I have one brother and am married... He ready to give noc...plz tell GO.NO.for married daughter compassionate appointment

    1. On December 2, 2015, Justice Sanjay Agrawal at Bilaspur high court ordered the married daughter of the deceased government servant is entitled to compassionate appointment

    2. mail me at i will help u

  11. Hello sir,
    my father and mother are both are mother died and our father separated from our family after taking her death benefits.he is from judicial department which is not in control 0f state collector.i have an unmarried elder sister.we are left alone is there any chance of getting our mothers job?hope i can get quick response

  12. Hello sir,
    my father and mother are both are mother died and our father separated from our family after taking her death benefits.he is from judicial department which is not in control 0f state collector.i have an unmarried elder sister.we are left alone is there any chance of getting our mothers job?hope i can get quick response

    1. mail me i can help u

  13. Hello sir,
    my father and mother are both are mother died and our father separated from our family after taking her death benefits.he is from judicial department which is not in control 0f state collector.i have an unmarried elder sister.we are left alone is there any chance of getting our mothers job?hope i can get quick response

    1. With the approach of court, there is a chance for getting job... Otherwise no chance

  14. Hi, My nephew has been waiting for the job based on compassionate grounds for the last one and half years. All this time he didn't join anywhere worrying that he might become ineligible. Since it is taking a long time, and the family needs money, can he join a private job until he gets his government appointment based on compassionate grounds? Is that legal?

    1. For survival of family, private jobs can be done by the aspirants of compassionate appointment.... Its does not legally comes as parmanent earning... It just comes under temporary earning for survival

  15. Sir can you please provide Goms no 415 go dated on 10.9.98 and Goms no 1005 dated 27.12.74 in compassionate appiontments.the details are very importent for my mom job

  16. My father in law was died.He has one married daughter and one son.if the son and mother in law accept my wife can get job(iam an employ)plz tell the G O s

    1. Yes, the daughter of the deceased is eligible eventhough she got married, only when the son and wife of the deceased gives no objection certificate stating that the wife of the deceased is living with daughter and dependent on her

    2. Sir
      Please give the rule position which is need urgent.

  17. When a deceased employee is otherwise offspring to provide employment to a married daughter, a compulsory appointment can be given when a wife declares reluctance to do the job.
    * (GovtMemoNo406 / of 10 / A1 / admn / of 11 / dt in the 2004, the Fin: 20032004)
    i need this memeo...please help me sir its urgent

  18. (GovtMemoNo406 / of 10 / A1 / admn / of 11 / dt in the 2004, the Fin: 20032004)

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  20. Sir one employee (X) died in service...he has one son(Y) who died before his father(X)(govt employee) death...Y's wife does not hold educational qualifications for govt employee...can (Y's) son who is (X's) grandson can be considered for compassionate appointments..

  21. Hi dear colleagues... If there is only wife of the deceased is eligible for compassionate appointment and no other family member is there... In this situation what is the maximum age limit for consideration under compassionate appointment? If she already crossed 50 years, is there any chance for compassionate appointment?

  22. Sir maa mother degree college lo recording assistant ga job chesaaru.. recent ga chaanipoyaaru..tanaki 59 year's..inka one year service job naku (son) vasthundha..?
    Nenu degree pass aiyaanu..a job vasthundhi...plz help me sir

  23. Hi sir
    I am living in father had expired on 12-10-2015... Now I completed degree 1st year completed...can u please tell which job will I get....

  24. Hi sir,the deceased employee who completed only THREE months of service__is eligible for the scheme?

  25. hello sir, Iam eligible for compassionate appointment. where and how can i get no objection certificate?

  26. Sir
    I am working as Sr. Asst in irrigation one clarification deceased Superintendent having 2 wifes, one wife working as J.A. another is house wife two wife sons are applied for compassionate appointment please clarify

  27. Sir,
    my husband was expired while in service in the cadre of Lecturer in Srikakulam Govt. College, Now i am ready to get the appointment to the cadre of Junior Assistant in Vizag where my parents are residing. Whether it is possible or not? if any G.O.s or Circular Memos please provide.
    Thanking you sir.

  28. sir i am looking for how many posts recruitment in compassionate ground in Medical & Health Department

  29. Sir, is there any orders of Govt. of AP for providing compassionate appointment to the adopted son of an employee who retired on Medical Invalidation.