Senior official getting lesser pay than his junior after 7 CPC fixation.
Can pay of a junior official (in level-9) be fixed more than his senior (level-10) on 01.01.2016 after 7 CPC fixation if the junior official was drawing lesser pay (Rs. 32540 in L-9) than his senior (Rs. 32850 in L-10) as on 31.12.2015 even after receiving advance increments prior to 31.12.2015.
Pay of junior official as on 01.01.2016 – Rs. 85100/-
Pay of senior official as on 01.01.2016 – Rs. 84900/
Kindly refer to Para 7 (10) of Central Civil Services (Revised Pay) Rules 2016.