Bhubaneawar: The Odisha government has extended the time lines for submission of Annual Performance Appraisal Report (APAR) in respect of Group A & B officers of the State for the year 2019-20 to 30th June 2020.

The State general administration department vide it’s office memorandum number 750 dated 07.04.2020 stated: The last date for submissoion of self -appraisal report for the year 2019-20 by the Group B & A officers of the State through HRMS has been extended up to 30th June 2020.”

The Office Memorandum said , ” In the light of circumstances arising out of spread of Novel Corona Virus (COVID-19) and declaration of lockdown for the State, the Government have been pleased to revise the time schedule for submission of self-appraisal report for the year 2019-20 to facilitate the officers to initiate the Annual PAR through HRMS.”