Department of Personnel and Training has issued a clarification on Departmental Promotion Committee (for confirmation) used in column 12 of the Schedule of the RRs as follows...
Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions
Department of Personnel and Training
New Delhi, the 10th May, 2013
Subject: Change of the term DPC (for confirmation)-reg.
Attention is invited to this Department instructions on consolidated guidelines on framing /amendment of RRs vide OM dated 31.12.2010. The guidelines prescribe that when Promotion, Direct Recruitment/re-employment of Armed Forces Personnel are included as a method of recruitment in the RRs for the post, column 12 of the Schedule shall include the DPC for considering Promotion and Confirmation as applicable.