Transparency Intl India
Secondly this (posting/transfer) facility is misused by the officials to favour the concerned by appointing them on plum positions. In this way the official transferring his mate is gaining corrupt money and the person under posting will gain corrupt money for his stay in that position. It has become an epidemic right from top to bottom. For example there are identified police stations where price tag is fixed. Anyone (Right from SHO to constable level) posted to such stations has to pay first and then gain (huge wealth) for himself. This is not only in police circles. It is applicable to all the departments. It has become CANCER for the nation. more
2. Honest government officials including the police are not allowed by the politicians to work for the betterment of the citizen. As and when the corrupt politicians feel that the honest government officials are trying to obstruct them from their illegal activities, they use their political influence and get such honest officials transferred. There are many many examples of such instances.
3. Transfer and posting of government officials must be completely depoliticalised and should be done strictly on merit basis of each case and after a minimum specified period. more
Our mindset must undergo complete overhaul. All bosses, including our honorable Prime Minister, must learn to accept and rectify ourselves, our methods, our procedures, etc on the basis of honest criticism by able personalities and honest and upright sub-ordinates.
Even if the criticism is not acceptable, as long as it is not done with specific intension of malice, it shall be considered an honest difference of opinion.
Plurality of opinion is the essence of democracy. more