Telangana government has lifted the ban on general transfers of employees. The GO was issued allowing transfers in the district, zonal, multi-zonal and state-level cadres. The government issued guidelines for transfers of government employees from May 25 to June 15. In the orders, the government mentioned that there will be a ban on transfers after 22 days. While the Telangana government issued separate guidelines for transfers of teachers. Transfers are taking place for the first time after formation of Telangana state in June 2014.