New Delhi, the 15 February, 1991
Subject: Posting of Government employees who have mentally retarded children.
The undersigned is directed to say that there has been a demand that an employed parent of a mentally retarded child demand has been made on a plea that felicities of medical aid and education of such children are not available everywhere. Also looking after such children are require special care and patience and is expansive hence some concessions from the Government at least in matters of posting at a place of choice is called or.
2. The matter has been examined consideration that the facilities for medical help and education of menially retarded children may not be available as all stations, a choice in the place of posting is likely to be of some help to the parent in taking care of such an employee at a place of his/her choice. Ministries / Departments are requested to take a sympathetic view on the merits of each case and accommodate such requests for posting to the extent possible.
All Ministries, Departments.