In a new initiative to attract capable minds, the government has opened up senior-level bureaucratic posts for “talented and motivated” people who have never taken a UPSC exam. The government is looking for 10 “outstanding individuals”, even from the private sector. On this edition of ‘The Big Picture’ we analyse if lateral entry in bureaucracy is a good or bad idea.
Guests – Vivek Katju, Former Ambassador,
Sushil Chandra Tripathi, Former Principal Secretary, Government of U.P.,
Sanjay Kumar, Partner, Deloitte
Anchor: Frank Rausan Pereira