INDIAN INFORMATION SERVICES AND INDIAN DEFENCE ACCOUNTS SERVICES

INDIAN INFORMATION SERVICES AND INDIAN DEFENCE ACCOUNTS SERVICES:

The Indian Information Services (IIS) - This was initially called the Central Information Service (CIS) which was constituted as late as 1960 .As it is a comparatively new and expanding service there is scope for quicker promotions. The scale in this service are exactly the same as in the other services, till the Senior Administrative Grade (SAG). At the top is a grade which is called Selection Grade and has a fixed salary, equal to what the senior most Additional Secretary would get. Training during probation is at the Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC), New Delhi. An IIS Officer can be posted in organization dealing with print media, in the electronic media or in an advertising agency. In short, IIS Officers can be posted to any of the several organizations that are controlled by the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting or the Ministry of Defence (Directorate of Public Relation).