The Department of Expenditure under Ministry of Finance has issued OM dated 30.06.2011 and conveyed the sanction of the President for the continued grant of Sunderban Allowance at the existing rates (Based on the notional pay in pre-revised scales) to the Central Government employees posted in the Sunderban areas of West Bengal for a further period from 01-01-2003 to 31-08-2008 and at the revised rates from 01-09-2008 onwards. It is decided that this allowance will be given upto the period for which the Government of West Bengal continues to pay this allowance to its employees. Details of the existing rates and revised rates and the terms and conditions in this regard are given in the said O.M.
For further details, download the OM No. 20/1/2010-E.II(B) dated 30.06.2011.