Archive for January, 2011

Extension of Risk Allowance till 30.06.2011.

January 28, 2011 Leave a comment

No.21012/01/2008-Estt. (Allowance)
Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, P.G. & Pensions
Department of Personnel & Training
New Delhi, dt.25th January, 2011.
Subject:- Extension of Risk Allowance till 30.06.2011.
   The undersigned is directed to refer this Department’s OM No.21012/01/2008-Estt.(AL) dated 13.10.20 10 vied which payment of Risk Allowance was extended till 3 1.12.20 10. 
   Extension of Risk Allowance for a further period of six months beyond 31.12.2010 has been considered and it has been decided that Risk Allowance may be continued for a further period of six months up to 30.06.201 1 or till such time Risk Insurance Scheme is implemented, whichever is earlier.
    All the Ministries Departments are requested to ensure implementation of Risk Insurance Scheme before 30.06.2011. No further extension will considered thereafter.
( Zoya C.B.)
Under Secretary to the Govt. of India


Bankers D.A. for Feb, March, April 2011

January 27, 2011 Leave a comment

Likely D.A. for Bankers

  • It is known that Dearness Allowance is linked with CPI. If the Cost Price Index of December 2010 remains same as November 2010, the increase will be 2.93%.
  • If the CPI touches 185 figure for the month of December 2010, the D.A. will be 3.78%, taking the figure to 49.98%.
  • It may kindly be noted that it is only an assumption and the final figure is expected to be published in the end of January by the Labour Bureau. So Bankers, kindly be patient.

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Categories: ALLOWANCES, BANK, D.A.

Enhancement in allowances under the DFFT Scheme of DOPT.

January 25, 2011 Leave a comment

Government of India
Department of Personnel and Training
Block IV, Old JNU Campus, New Delhi

Dated the 19th January, 2010
1. The Chief Secretaries of all the State Governments/ UTs.
2. The Secretaries of all the Ministries/Departments of Government of India.

Subject: Enhancement in allowances under the DFFT Scheme of DOPT.

1. The Department of Personnel and Training, Government of India has been sponsoring the names of suitable officers every year for undergoing training in various universities/institutions abroad under the Domestic Funding of Foreign Training (DFFT) Scheme.

2. A Committee had been constituted in this Department to review/revamp the foreign training programmes being administered under the scheme. The Committee has recommended, among other things, an enhancement in allowances to be provided to the officers being deputed for long term training programmes, short term training programmes and partial funding, under the Scheme.

3. Based on the recommendations of the Committee and further approvals obtained thereon, it has been decided to implement the revised rates of various allowances under the Scheme. The enhanced rates would be as follows:
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Police medal for 755 personnel. . .

January 25, 2011 Leave a comment

755 personnel have been awarded police medals on the occasion of the Republic Day this year. President’s Police Medals for Gallantry to 11, Police Medals for Gallantry to 129 personnel and President’s Police Medals for Distinguished Service have been awarded to 82. Police Medals for Meritorious Service have been awarded to 533 personnel. Organization wise/State wise list of medal awardees and details are given below.
From – PIB

Categories: awards, POLICE

Reimbursement of Ambulance charges for CGHS beneficiaries

January 25, 2011 Leave a comment

No: S.4924/2010/CGHS(R&H)/CGHS(P)
Government of India
Ministry of Health & Family Welfare
Department of Health & Family Welfare

Maulana Azad Road, Nirman Bhawan
New Delhi 110 108 dated the 17th January 2011


Sublect: Clarification regarding reimbursement of Ambulance charges to CGHS beneficiaries-

1. The undersigned is directed to refer to the subject mentioned above and to state that this Ministry has been receiving several representations seeking clarifications regarding Ambulance charges to CGHS beneficiaries.

2. It is accordingly clarified that expenditure incurred on engagement of Ambulance by CGHS beneficiaries, comprising both serving Govt. employees and pensioners is reimbursable provided that:

(i) The doctor treating the patient certifies in writing that conveyance of patient by any other mode would definitely endanger the patient’s life or would grossly aggravate his / her condition and

(ii) That the journey is undertaken within the same city.

3. This issues with the concurrence of IED vide Dy. No. 4888/Dt.11.O1.2011 of the office of the AS&FA, Min., of Health &Family Welfare.

[Jai Prakash]
Under Secretary to Government of India

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Model RRs for Stenographer posts in non-Secretariat Organizations – reg

January 25, 2011 Leave a comment

NO. AB-14017/8/2010-Estt (RR)
Government of lndia
Ministry of Personnel, PG & Pensions
Department of Personnel and Training
New Delhi
Dated the 24th January , 2011


Subject:- Model RRs for Stenographer posts in non-Secretariat Organizations.

The undersigned is directed to refer to this Department’s OM of even
number dated 1oth March, 2010 forwarding copy of the Model Recruitment Rules for Stenographers Grade II post in Non-Secretariat Organizations. The Model RRs for the posts of Stenographer Grade I, Private Secretary, Senior Private Secretary (Group B posts) have been reviewed in the light of 6Ih CPC recommendations on revision of pay scales, instructions issued by this Department, etc. Accordingly, the revised Model Recruitment Rules for the same applicable to the Stenographers in Non-Secretariat Organizations which are not part of the CSSS / RBSSS / IFS / AFHQSS or any other organized headquarter services are enclosed as Annexure to this Office Memorandum.

2. Ministries I Departments may review the existing rules and notify the revised rules conforming to the Model Recruitment Rules. These may also be forwarded to all autonomous/statutory bodies for adoption. The Ministry of Home Affairs are also requested to forward these Model RRs to the UT Administrations for appropriate action.


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Qualifying service for promotion to SAGIHAG Grades in Organised Group ‘A’ Engineering Services- regarding

January 19, 2011 Leave a comment

NO. AB.1401716112008-Estt. (RR)IPt.
Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions
Department of Personnel and Training
New Delhi

Dated  18″  January, 201 1


Subject:- Qualifying service for promotion to SAG/HAG Grades in Organised 
Group ‘A’ Engineering Services- regarding 

1.  This  Department vied OM of  even  No.  dated 15.12.2009 had  issued  guidelines for  amendment  of  Service  Rules  for incorporating the  eligibility  requirements for promotion to SAG  and HAG  level  in Organized Group A  Services.

2.  The  matter has  been  examined  in  respect  of  the  Organized Engineering Services where the functional JAG  is at Grade Pay  of Rs.87001- and  the  eligibility requirement  for  SAG  level  is  3  years  in  the  JAG  grade. Accordingly  for promotion to SAG  (PB 4  Grade  Pay  Rs.100001-)  level  in Organized Engineering Services, the eligibility requirement shall be “Officers in  the grade of Superintending Engineer and equivalent  (PB 4 Grade Pay of Rs. 87W/-) with 3 years regular service in the grade or officers  in  the  grade  of Superintending Engineer/equivalent  with  17 years regular service  in Group A posts  in  the service out of which at least 1 year of regular service should be in the PB-4 Grade Pay of Rs. 8700. ” For promotion to  HAG  (  Rs 67000-790001-)  level,  the eligibility requirement shall be ” Officers in the SAG  ( PB-4 Grade Pay Rs.  10000/-) with 3 years’ regular service in the grade  OR Officers with  25 years’ regular service in Group ‘A’ posts  in  the service out of which at-least 1 year’  regular service should be in the SAG. “

3.  The cadre controlling authorities  of  the  various  Organized3.  The cadre controlling authorities  of  the  various  Organized Group A Engineering Services may  initiate action for  appropriate amendments  in the Service Rules.

4.  Hindi version will follow.

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