10 Dec 2013

Probationers of Indian Revenue Service (Customs & Central Excise) call on the President

Shri Pranab Mukherjee
A group of 87 probationers of 64th Batch of the Indian Revenue Service (Customs & Central Excise) from the National Academy of Customs, Excise and Narcotics, Faridabad called on the President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee today (December 9, 2013) at Rashtrapati Bhavan. 

Speaking on the occasion, the President stated that in his various stints in the Ministry of Finance and other Ministries, he had a chance to look closely at the growth in revenue services. 

He said that over the years, the role and responsibilities of Customs and Central Excise Departments have increased manifold and become more complex. 

India has been able to demonstrate inherent strength and resilience amidst global economic crises, he said. 

The President stated that the job of tax collection is complicated and not easy. 

He advised the probationary officers to discharge their responsibilities with sincerity and by creating a conducive atmosphere. 

Among 87 probationers from 18 States, 15 are lady officers and three are from the Royal Kingdom of Bhutan. 

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