Indianmandarins has learnt that Rahul Kashyap (a CSS cadre officer) may shortly be appointed Officer on Special Duty (OSD) to Bandaru Dattatreya, Union Minister for Labour & Employment. Currently he is posted in Union Public Service Commission.
At present Ms M L Gautam (Dy Secretary) is officiating as OSD to the minister. She is serving in the ministry while being on the payroll of Directorate General of Employment.
It may be noted that still there are few ministers, including Babul Supriyo, Union MoS for HUPA, in NaMo’s cabinet who does not have OSDs as yet.