Staff Correspondent

Bidar: Faced with a severe shortage of revenue officials, the Bidar district administration has decided to hire retired personnel on contract basis.

All revenue inspectors, Shirastedars and higher officials who have retired after 2005 can be reappointed. The appointment is temporary and conditional. Lower level officials will not be considered. Consolidated salaries will be fixed on negotiations. Contracts will be extended by another year based on satisfactory performance in the first year. However, the appointments will not be regularised under any circumstance. Applications can be obtained in the Spandana section of the Deputy Commissioner's office or downloaded from The last date for sending in applications is May 22.