Friday, September 19, 2014
Dharna program held at Town hall Bangalore on 19.09.2014, number of participants in the dharna program were around 225 persons. The employees representing, Postal (P-III, P IV), RMS, P&T audit, Postal Accounts, Income Tax, CGHS, AG's, Ground Water, Survey of India, Census, Indian Meteorological dept etc participated in the dharna program.
Payment of Dearness Allowance to Central Govt Employees -
Revised Rate from 01/07/2014
F. No. 1/212014-E.II (B)
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Expenditure
North Block, New Delhi
Dated: 18th September, 2014.
Subject : Payment of Dearness Allowance to Central Government employees Revised Rates effective from 01.07.2014.
The undersigned is directed to refer to this Ministry's Office Memorandum No. 1I112014-E.II(B) dated 27th March, 2014 on the subject mentioned above and to say that the President is pleased to decide that the Dearness Allowance payable to Central Government employees shall be enhanced from the existing rate of 100% to 107% with effect from I"July, 2014.
2. The provisions contained in paras 3, 4 and 5 of this Ministry's O.M. No. 1(3)/2008-E.II(B) dated 29th August, 2008 shall continue to be applicable while regulating Dearness Allowance under these orders.
3. The additional installment of Dearness Allowance payable under these orders shall be paid in cash to all Central Government employees.
4. These orders shall also apply to the civilian employees paid from the Defence Services Estimates and the expenditure will be chargeable to the relevant head of the Defence Services Estimates. In regard to Armed Forces personnel and Railway employees, separate orders will be issued by the Ministry of Defence and Ministry of Railways, respectively.
5. In so far as the employees working in the Indian Audit and Accounts Department are concerned, these orders are issued with the concurrence of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India.
/ Signed /
Under Secretary of Govt. of India
All Ministries/Departments of the Government of India (as per standard distribution list).
C&AG, UPSC, etc., as per standard list (with usual number of spare copies).
Source : http://finmin.nic.in/the_ministry/dept_expenditure/notification/da/da01072014.pdf
7 th Pay Commission's visit to Mussoorie / Dehradun
The commission has, in its first phase of interaction, been seeking the views of various stakeholders on its terms of reference. To this end, meetings have been held in Delhi with various organisations and heads of various agencies.
In its second phase of interaction, the Commission has started holding meetings in different parts of the country to facilitate stakeholders staying in various areas to present their views personally before the Commission and ensure larger representation. This exercise is being undertaken to enable the Commission to get a first-hand impression about the functioning and the condition of service prevailing in different parts of the country.
Accordingly, the Commission, headed by its Chairman, Justice Shri A. K. Mathur, proposes to visit Mussoorie/Dehradun between 8th October and 10th October 2014. The Commission would like to invite various entities/associations/federations representing any/all categories of employees covered by the terms of Reference of the Commission to present their views.
Your request for a meeting with the Commission may be sent through e-mail to the Secretary, 7th Central Pay Commission at firstname.lastname@example.org. The memorandum already submitted by the requesting entity may also be sent as an attachment with this e-mail.
The last date for receiving request for meeting is 30th September, 2014 (1700 hours).