The new policy will take several factors into consideration before carrying out a transfer .
Local politician requests , also requests of the concerned employee will be heard . Most likely to be shifted will be those who have overstayed their terms .
The new transfer policy has a provision for transfers at the minister , HOD levels among others.
The concerned minister will now have the freedom to transfer class I and II officers .
During the transfer season the permission of the chief minister will now be needed in cases of short stay and also of IAS , HAS , IFS , HFS officers among others .
The highest number of transfers will be in the departments of education , health , forest , police , agriculture , horticulture, PWD among others .
Around 18,000 employees have already been shifted since the Congress government was voted into power over six months ago .
The transfer season will be from 15 July to 31 July. But some transfers can also happen even after the ban is imposed if the chief minister desires .