WHAT IS TECHNICAL RESIGNATION?
◦When a Government servant applies for in the same or another department through proper channel and on selection he is asked to resign the previous post for administrative reasons the resignation is called as a technical resignation/formality.
BENEFITS OF TECHNICAL RESIGNATION
1.The benefit of past service, if otherwise admissible under the rules, will be allowed for purposes of fixation of pay in the new post.
2.Leave at credit will be carried forward
3.The past service will be counted for pension to the same extent it would, but for the resignation, only in respect of employees appointed on or before 31.12.2003
Note: If the resignation from a post under a Central Government Department is technical, the tenure of service already completed by an employee is added to the time period spent while on service in the next post while determining the years of service for age relaxation provided for Central Govt employees.