Kendriya Vidyalayas – Amenities and facilities to teachers and staff – Minister of State replies in Rajya Sabha
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO-4132ANSWERED ON-03.05.2013
Amenities and facilities to teachers and staff of Kendriya Vidyalayas4132 . SHRI ANIL KUMAR SAHANI(a) whether teachers and staff of Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS) are provided various amenities and facilities;(b) if so, the details thereof including Quarters, Medical, Sikshak Sadan, etc.;(c) whether KVS collects part of salary of employees under Employees Welfare Scheme (EWS);(d) if so, the details thereof including rules governing EWS, money collected, utilised, unutilised during the last three years;(e) whether several facilities in Kendriya Vidyalayas (KVs) like Swimming pool, Gym. etc. are operated by outside private parties;(f) if so, the details thereof including rules regarding access by KV employees; and(g) the steps being taken by Government for welfare of employees of KVs?
ANSWERMINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT (DR. SHASHI THAROOR)(a) & (b) Yes, Sir. The employees of the Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS) are eligible to avail amenities and facilities of Staff Quarters, Medical Facilities and Shikshak Sadans at Bhopal and Jaipur.
(c) Yes, Sir.(d) The benefits under the scheme would be akin to the benefits granted to the Central Government Employees under CGEGIS, 1980. The scheme is wholly contributory and thus on a self-financing basis. The scheme is meant to provide twin benefits of a welfare cover to help the family of employees of KVS in the event of unfortunate death while in service and a lump-sum payment to augment their resources on retirement, resignation, etc. The amount of monthly subscription and the welfare cover to the employees is as under:-
|Service Group to which the employee belongs||Rate of monthly Subscription||Amount of Welfare Cover provided to employee|
|‘A’||Rs. 120||Rs. 1,20,000.00|
|‘B’||Rs. 60||Rs. 60,000.00|
|‘C’||Rs. 30||Rs. 30,000.00|
|‘D’||Rs. 15||Rs. 15,000.00|
|S.NO.||Years||Subscription received from subscribers||Payment out of welfare fund to