The Cadre Restructuring Proposal submitted by the Department has been approved by the Department of Expenditure and by the Finance Minister. This has now been forwarded to the Department of Personnel for their consent. According to sources the proposal may be cleared by the DOPT in the month of April. The next step is to get the approval of the Union Cabinet. The entire process, according to the information from the Directorate of Human Resource Development, CBDT, is likely to be over by May-June, 2011.