Odisha Municipal Administrative Service(Method of Recruitment and Conditions of Service) Rules, 2016
14. Procedure for Selection by the Departmental Promotion Committee.-
(1) The DPC shall meet at least once in a year preferably in the month of January of the recruitment year to prepare a list of officers, as are held by them suitable for promotion to the next higher grade.
(2) The DPC while considering the cases of suitable officers and preparation of the list shall follow the provisions of-
(a) The Odisha Civil Services (Zone of Consideration for Promotion) Rules, 1988.
(b) The Odisha Civil Services (Criteria for Promotion) Rules, 1992
(c) The Odisha Civil Services (Criteria for Selection for Appointment including Promotion) Rules, 2003.
(d) The Odisha Reservation of Vacancies in Posts and Services (for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes) Act, 1975 and the rules made thereunder, wherever applicable.