Serving (State/Central) Government servants, Semi Government/ Autonomous Bodies, Employees paid from the Consolidated Fund of India or through Grants-in-aid are treated as Official Members.
Pay Commmision has studied all allowances with respect to the need for its continuation, how many employees are getting such allowance and quantum of the allowance
7th CPC recommendations on the Holiday Allowances are (1) Holiday Compensatory Allowance for sensitive departments like IB will be covered under National Holiday Allowance up to 12 holidays. For other s only compensatory off will be provided
Transport allowance rates recommended by 7th Pay commission are at higher side marginally while comparing the present rates and also DA payable on the same
The present rate of 10%, 20% and 30% in respect of House rent allowance have been reduced by 7th Pay Commission to 8%, 16% and 24% respectively.
Central Government Employees DA with effect from January 2015 is 113%. On the basis of AICPI (IW), DA from July 2015 is now confirmed to be 119%. DA from July 2015 will be announced by Govt in the month of September 2015 or October 2015 normally.
Finance Ministry’s OM for re-classification / Upgradation of of Citeis for the purpose of higher HRA to Central Governemnt Employees will be effective from 1st April 2015
Two Point increase in CPI (IW) provides scope for 6% likely increase in DA payable to Central Government Employees and Pensioners from July 2015
30% HRA for Central Government Employees in Pune and Ahmedabad from 01.04.2014 – Details of re-classification / upgradation of cities for HRA and Transport Allowance
Cabinet approves revision of Classification of Cities for the purpose of HRA and Transport Allowance – Central Government Employees working in this cities are to get more HRA and Transport Allowance
Department of Posts has announced Payment of Dearness Allowance to Gramin Dak Sevaks (GDS) at revised rates w.e.f. 01.01.2015 onwards