INDORE: The State officials have begun preparations for the forthcoming departmental examination scheduled to be held from January 7 to 15. The timetable for the same has been issued. The exams will be held at the Divisional headquarters. The officials who wish to appear for the exams have to submit their names to the respective department’s director. In context to the same, the district collector has been asked to forward the final list of employees and officials confirmed for appearing in the exams, latest by December 15. In addition, directives have been sent to the Divisional Commissioners to submit request letters to the Department Cell, by December 20, in order to procure the question papers.