The Vigilance Section in the Ministry, with the Chief Vigilance Officer as the Divisional head, deals with the following work:
Vigilance cases i.e., cases of corruption, malpractices and lack of integrity in respect of Group ‘A’, ‘B’ and ‘C’ officers
Processing/issuing of vigilance clearance in respect of officers of various grades for various purposes
Implementation of Central Civil Service (Classification, Control and Appeal) Rules, 1964
Furnishing of monthly report of vigilance cases to the Department of Personnel & Training on Probity Portal.
Furnishing of Quarterly Report of Action Plan on Vigilance and Anti – corruption measures to DoPT.
Submission of online Quarterly Report by CVO to CVC.
Observance of Vigilance Awareness Week annually and submission of compliance report to CVC.
The complaints received from individuals and organisations like CBI/CVC/ PMO/Cabinet Secretariat/UPSC etc. are examined on the basis of the factual report obtained from the concerned Administrative Divisions, Attached and Subordinate Offices. The preliminary inquiries are made to look into the merit of the complaint and if the complaints have any substance then a regular departmental action is initiated.