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Chief Vigilance Officer(CVO)


Vigilance Division of Ministry of Defence (other than Deptt. of Defence Production) looks after the vigilance matters pertaining to Service HQs/ Inter Service Organizations under Department of Defence, Department of Defence Research & Development and Department of Ex-Servicemen Welfare with respect to

(i) Complaints regarding corrupt practices, irregularities, etc.

(ii) Vigilance cases of Civilians where the President is the Appointing Authority.

(iii) Consultation with CBI and CVC.

(iV) Grant of sanction for prosecution of Civilians and Service officers involved in Vigilance cases, etc.

(V) Granting of vigilance clearance to all officers/ staff of MoD, Gp.A – officers/ staff of all Defence establishments including DGDE, DRDO, MES, CAO, DAD, etc.